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Walled Garden and Doric Portal at Lamer House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103664

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163992

Location: Wheathampstead, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4

County: Hertfordshire

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

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Listing Text

TL 11 NE WHEATHAMPSTEAD LAMER LANE
(east side)
GUSTARDWOOD

3/443 Walled garden and Doric
portal at Lamer House

II

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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