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Front Lodge to Oxhey Grange, Watford Rural

Description: Front Lodge to Oxhey Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158989

OS Grid Reference: TQ1212494330
OS Grid Coordinates: 512124, 194330
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6366, -0.3812

Location: Oxhey Lane, Watford WD19 5RB

Locality: Watford Rural
Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD19 5RB

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Listing Text

(Southwest side)

10/344 Front Lodge to
Oxhey Grange


Lodge to Oxhey Grange (q.v.). 'Ano Dni 1908' on datestone. Red brick
with ashlar dressings. Tiled roof. Square on plan with diagonally cut
corners. 1 storey and attic. Symmetrical front to drive with central
entrance, panelled door, moulded ashlar surround and bracketed stone
hood, datestone above. Ashlar courses at sill and lintel levels of
flanking 6 light casements wrapped around corners: 2 lights to fronts,
2 on splays, 2 on returns, leaded lights, chamfered stone mullions. A
continuous string course above lintels. Deep boxed eaves interrupted by
central 4 light dormer, chamfered stone mullions, stone coped gable.
Pyramidal roof hipped to reflect splayed corners. Cruciform central
ridge stack. Ashlar and string courses continue on returns. To rear
right a 4 light casement, 2 on return, 2 on splay. Gabled dormers as at
front on all elevations. 2 light casement on left return. Blocked
windows to rear. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ1212494330

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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