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Latitude: 51.8312 / 51°49'52"N
Longitude: -0.2882 / 0°17'17"W
OS Eastings: 518055
OS Northings: 216119
OS Grid: TL180161
Mapcode National: GBR H7D.5YC
Mapcode Global: VHGPB.Y7JJ
Entry Name: Walled Garden and Doric Portal at Lamer House
Listing Date: 27 September 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1103664
English Heritage Legacy ID: 163992
Location: Wheathampstead, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4
District: St. Albans
Civil Parish: Wheathampstead
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Wheathampstead
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 11 NE WHEATHAMPSTEAD LAMER LANE
3/443 Walled garden and Doric
portal at Lamer House
Walled garden and gateway. C16 rectangular walled garden,
extended at SE side in C18 to form L-shape enclosure. Early C17
(or possibly C16) portal from the front of Lamer House inserted
on S side of garden extension in early C20. Red brick walling,
that of early part about 3 metres high. Portal is limestone.
Single round arch with keystone and moulded architrave. Single
detached Doric columns with fluted shafts. Projecting
entablature blocks above. Frieze with triglyphs and paterae.
Restored cornice. Badly weathered.
Listing NGR: TL1805516119
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