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Tolpits House, Watford

Description: Tolpits House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158882

OS Grid Reference: TQ0830694387
OS Grid Coordinates: 508306, 194387
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6379, -0.4363

Location: Tolpits Lane, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire WD18 9TB

Locality: Watford
Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD18 9TB

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Listing Text

(South side)

9/238 Tolpits House


House, now in multiple occupation. C18. Raised, extended and altered in
late C19. Red brick. Shallow hipped slate roof. 3 bays. 3 storeys,
originally 2. Front has C19 ground floor addition. Rendered, pedimented
Doric surround to entrance, margin lights. French window to left, sash
to right. Upper storey sashes with cambered heads, 1st floor centre and
2nd floor smaller. Plat band to 2nd floor. Oversailing brick courses
below boxed eaves. Right end stack with 2 bays behind on right return,
secondary entrance. Stack on left return, 2 bays with early C19 ground
floor verandah, now glazed. To rear: 2nd floor round-headed stair
window, blind windows. 2 storey extensions with a canted bay to rear.
Interior: early C19 staircase with barley-twist balusters, early C19
fireplace surrounds.

Listing NGR: TQ0830694387

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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