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Manor Garden House

A Grade II* Listed Building in St. Albans, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7539 / 51°45'14"N

Longitude: -0.3506 / 0°21'2"W

OS Eastings: 513950

OS Northings: 207426

OS Grid: TL139074

Mapcode National: GBR H83.VKZ

Mapcode Global: VHFS7.W51R

Entry Name: Manor Garden House

Listing Date: 8 May 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103113

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163276

Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Town: St. Albans

Electoral Ward/Division: Verulam

Built-Up Area: St Albans

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Albans St Michael

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

FISHPOOL STREET
1. (South side)
1582
No 135 (Manor Garden House)

TL 1307 SE 7/10 8.5.50.

II*


2.
Cl7 house with later improvements. High-pitched, hipped, double-sport,
tiled roof with hipped ends to North (street) front of 2 storeys, 4 windows.
Coved eaves with slender brackets. Plastered front with pargeted decoration;
rendered plinth. 1st floor early C18 sash windows with thick glazing
bars in slightly projecting, moulded frames. Ground floor late C17 windows
with wood mullions and transoms and leaded casements. Doorcase with plain
pilasters and moulded cornice hood to door of 6 fielded panels in panelled
reveal.
Early C18 south (garden) front of 2 storeys, 4 windows. Pink brick with
red brick dressings. Giant pilasters at either side support moulded brick
dentil cornice and parapet. Sash windows with glazing bars in near flush
box frames under gauged, segmental, brick arches with white keystones.
Brick plinth with moulded coping.
Inside, 2 rear rooms with early C18 panelling and glazed corner cupboard.
Wide, open fireplace under stone, Tudor shaped arch in front room. Panelled
staircase with fluted, quasi-Ionic columns, and C17 panelling in 1st floor
rooms.


Listing NGR: TL1395007426

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