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Entrance Gate and Outbuildings to Wardown Park House

A Grade II Listed Building in High Town, Luton

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.895 / 51°53'42"N

Longitude: -0.4182 / 0°25'5"W

OS Eastings: 508941

OS Northings: 223014

OS Grid: TL089230

Mapcode National: GBR TSF.QQ

Mapcode Global: VHFRF.PMSM

Entry Name: Entrance Gate and Outbuildings to Wardown Park House

Listing Date: 20 February 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1114639

English Heritage Legacy ID: 35850

Location: Luton, LU2

County: Luton

Electoral Ward/Division: High Town

Built-Up Area: Luton

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Luton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

WARDOWN PARK
1.
5123 Entrance Gate and
Outbuildings to Wardown
Park House
TL 02 SE 6/4
II GV

2.
Outbuildings to north of Wardown Park House include arched classical style
courtyard entry, dated 1877. Luton grey bricks and terracotta detailing,
design same as on portecochere. One side of link block to the main house
forms a curtain wall. Six windows with glazing bars, stone lintels and cills
under a parapet partly concealing slate roof. Continues to north of gateway
for short length of wall before becoming gable end of outbuilding. This has
stepped coping with pyramidal terra cotta caps, and single tall round headed
light in apex. Outbuilding belonging to it in red and Luton grey bricks with
gable end having clock towards right hand side of range. This building is
included for its group value with the gateway.


Listing NGR: TL0894123014

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