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Seldown, Potters Bar

Description: Seldown

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 164226

OS Grid Reference: TL2509902024
OS Grid Coordinates: 525099, 202024
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7030, -0.1911

Location: The Avenue, Potters Bar, Hertfordshire EN6 1EG

Locality: Potters Bar
Local Authority: Hertsmere Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: EN6 1EG

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Listing Text

(North east side)
Potters Bar

5/174 No. 23
- (Seldown)

- II

House. 1904 incised on datestone in porch. By Sir Bannister Fletcher.
Roughcast brick. Grey-green slate hipped roof. Arts and Crafts Style. 2
storeys and attic. 3 bay front. Ground floor: small 4 light stone
mullioned window to centre with recessed entrance attached to left under
segmental skeleton arch. Flanking bays have semi-circular bows with 8
light glazing bar casements under a moulded timber cornice continuing
over central bay. First floor: casements break eaves and have moulded
timber cornices, central 6 lights with 4 lights forming triangular
bracketed oriel, flanking 5 light windows. Battered buttresses at ends
of front wall. Sweeping hipped roof, over-hanging eaves with boarded
soffits. 4 light central dormer. Stack on front pitch to right of centre
and end stacks linked to hips, larger to left, all stepped up and with
exposed brick caps. Rear elevation: 3 light loggia window with
decorative timber frame. Later link to garage block to left. Interior
not inspected.

Listing NGR: TL2509902024

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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