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Gates at West Entrance to Hamels Park (East Hertfordshire Golf Club) and 2 Lodges (Hamels Lodge and Hamels Keep)

A Grade II Listed Building in Braughing, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9011 / 51°54'3"N

Longitude: 0.0104 / 0°0'37"E

OS Eastings: 538415

OS Northings: 224414

OS Grid: TL384244

Mapcode National: GBR K9H.PHB

Mapcode Global: VHHLL.4GCZ

Entry Name: Gates at West Entrance to Hamels Park (East Hertfordshire Golf Club) and 2 Lodges (Hamels Lodge and Hamels Keep)

Listing Date: 11 January 1971

Last Amended: 24 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102325

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161166

Location: Braughing, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Braughing

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Braughing

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 32 SE BRAUGHING CAMBRIDGE ROAD (A10)
(west side)

5/10 Gates at W entrance to
Hamels Park (East Herts
Golf Club) and 2 lodges
11.1.71 (Hamels Lodge, and
Hamel's Keep)
(formerly listed as pair of lodges
(at entrance to Hamels Park))

GV II

Gates and 2 flanking lodges, now private houses. 1781-3 by John
Soane for Hon Philip Yorke. Stuccoed brick with hipped slate
roofs. Wrought iron gates. Double gates hung on stuccoed square
piers, flanked by foot gates hung on half piers attached to the
corners of the flanking lodges. Each lodge is designed as a
square with a tall round-headed recess on the front, rear and
side facing the drive. A narrower 2-storeys outer side section
on each may be a C19 extension and the central chimney with 3
square linked shafts is probably of the same period (as it would
have been external to the square plan). Symmetrical single-
storey stucco extensions to right and left. Each square lodge
has a painted plinth, impost band, recessed sash window in each
face with 6/6 panes, and a dentilled eaves course. The gate
piers have a necking and projecting cap.


Listing NGR: TL3841524414

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