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Church View, Bushey

Description: Church View

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 164141

OS Grid Reference: TQ1304595311
OS Grid Coordinates: 513045, 195311
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6452, -0.3676

Location: A411, Potters Bar, Hertfordshire WD2 3DN

Locality: Bushey
Local Authority: Hertsmere Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD2 3DN

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Listing Text

(North side)

13/93 No. 26
- (Church View)


Former Police Station, now house and shop. 1835, altered later C19.
Brick, colourwashed and roughcast. Slate roofs. 2 storeys, 3 windows.
Ground floor: shop front to centre and right with entrance, to left a
sash with a gauged brick flat arched head. First floor central blind
window with flanking sashes. Applied Corinthian pilasters at corners.
Double span shallow pitched roof with rendered end stacks. Interior not
inspected. The building served from 1840 to 1884 as a Police Station.
This is the earliest known example of a building used as a Metropolitan
Police Station to have survived.

Listing NGR: TQ1304595311

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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