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Harpenden Lodge, Harpenden

Description: Harpenden Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 163602

OS Grid Reference: TL1323414667
OS Grid Coordinates: 513234, 214667
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8192, -0.3586

Location: High Street, Harpenden, Hertfordshire AL5 2UH

Locality: Harpenden
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL5 2UH

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Listing Text

(east side)

5/68 No 12
(Harpenden Lodge)


House. Said to have been built in 1803 for General Haddon. Red
brick. Slate hipped roof. 2 storeys and attics. 5 sash
windows, the upper ones with slatted shutters. Ground floor has
late-C19 glazed verandah on left side. Doorway to centre within
verandah has moulded round arch and deep reveals. Moulded brick
cornice. Parapet. 3 flat-topped casement dormers. Side and
rear elevations have brick modillioned cornice. Rear elevation
has single-storey semicircular bay on left side with three French
casements. South elevation has large single storey later
extension. Late C19 addition on N. Interior retains simple
contemporary open-well staircase lit by an oval skylight in the
ceiling of the hall. Some rooms with contemporary cornicing.

Listing NGR: TL1323414667

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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