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Latitude: 51.9302 / 51°55'48"N
Longitude: -0.3365 / 0°20'11"W
OS Eastings: 514472
OS Northings: 227054
OS Grid: TL144270
Mapcode National: GBR H5Z.ZPL
Mapcode Global: VHGNR.3RY4
Entry Name: Walls and Iron Gates of Walled Garden at Offley Place to North West of House
Listing Date: 24 October 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1103208
English Heritage Legacy ID: 163107
Location: Offley, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG5
District: North Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Offley
Built-Up Area: Great Offley
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Offley
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
OFFLEY KINGS WALDEN ROAD
TL 1427 & TL 1426 (East side)
12/97 & 13/97 Walls and iron gates
- of walled garden at
Offley Place to NW
Walls and gates to walled garden. C18 or early C19, gates c.1777 former
chancel screen from parish church. Red brick in Flemish-bond, wrought
iron gates. Walls forming a large polygonal enclosure, about 3M high on
S but about 4M high alongside road on W. S side has pilasters to W part
but large buttresses with 2 offsets, to E part. Moulded brick coping.
Iron screen and double gates in S wall near E end. Gothick pattern with
side panels, overthrow with scrolled cresting to each part with
quatrefoils. Elaborate similar bottom panels with lozenge and quatrefoil
shapes in lock rails. Clustered columns as standards for hanging gates
with scrolled stays to ground behind. Detail similar to remaining altar
rail in church (q.v.). (Pevsner (1977)265).
Listing NGR: TL1447227054
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