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Entrance Gates and Piers on Dancers Hill Road at Bentley Heath Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Hertsmere, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6805 / 51°40'49"N

Longitude: -0.1943 / 0°11'39"W

OS Eastings: 524938

OS Northings: 199509

OS Grid: TQ249995

Mapcode National: GBR BX.PPQ

Mapcode Global: VHGQ5.L142

Entry Name: Entrance Gates and Piers on Dancers Hill Road at Bentley Heath Lodge

Listing Date: 12 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103536

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164294

Location: Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, EN5

County: Hertfordshire

District: Hertsmere

Town: Hertsmere

Electoral Ward/Division: Potters Bar Parkfield

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Potters Bar

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


12/240 Entrance Gates and Piers
on Dancers Hill Road at
Bentley Heath Lodge


Entrance gates and piers to Wrotham Park (q.v.). Probably 1865 by S.S.
Teulon with Bentley Heath Lodge (q.v.) for G. Byng, 2nd Earl of
Strafford. Coursed limestone rubble piers, wrought iron gates and
railings. Carriage entrance to left and smaller entrance to right with
quadrants out to flanking piers. All 6 piers are square with bases and
cornices, those to carriage entrance are tallest and are surmounted by a
lion and a unicorn both holding shields. Smaller pair to right have
pyramidal heads. Outer piers have ornamented ball finials. Ornamental
gates and heads to railings. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TQ2493899509

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