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Ernest Lindgreen House

A Grade II Listed Building in Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7529 / 51°45'10"N

Longitude: -0.5751 / 0°34'30"W

OS Eastings: 498452

OS Northings: 206983

OS Grid: SP984069

Mapcode National: GBR F5B.5DD

Mapcode Global: VHFS3.Z69K

Entry Name: Ernest Lindgreen House

Listing Date: 26 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078107

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355488

Location: Berkhamsted, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP4

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Berkhamsted

Built-Up Area: Berkhamsted

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Berkhamsted

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(south side)
SP 90 NE Ernest Lindgreen House
(formerly Kingshill)


House, now the National Film Archive. C17, altered with wings to NW and NE in C18,
parallel rear range in early C19, service extensions to NW C19, SE wing late C19,
with lower range extending to S said to have been a ballroom. Brick walls plastered,
stucco on later parts, old red tile roofs with slate on later parts, hipped on SE
wing. A large irregular 2-storeys house facing N. Half-octagonal wing and gabled
wing project on LH and RH. Centre has plinth, moulded floor band, dentilled eaves,
central door with moulded surround and full entablature, 3-light mullion and transom
C17 ovolo moulded window to LH and copy to RH, 2 4-light wooden casement 1st floor
windows, and rear lateral chimney with open fireplace with wooden lintel in hall and
3 diagonally set chimney shafts. Large external chimney on E side of LH wing with 2
octagonal brick shafts with moulded caps and bases. Symmetrical rear facade with 2
recessed sash windows to each floor with 3/3 panes and external shutters, pilastered
doorcase with double doors and open pediment.

Listing NGR: SP9845206983

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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