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Latitude: 51.6212 / 51°37'16"N
Longitude: -0.4431 / 0°26'35"W
OS Eastings: 507878
OS Northings: 192520
OS Grid: TQ078925
Mapcode National: GBR 2N.DZ8
Mapcode Global: VHFSS.8JM2
Entry Name: 19 and 20, Batchworth Heath
Listing Date: 26 July 1951
Last Amended: 3 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1173387
English Heritage Legacy ID: 158761
Location: Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, WD3
District: Three Rivers
Town: Three Rivers
Electoral Ward/Division: Moor Park & Eastbury
Built-Up Area: Northwood
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Holy Trinity Northwood
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 09 SE RICKMANSWORTH BATCHWORTH HEATH
26.7.51 Nos. 19, and 20
(formerly listed as
Entrance gate and
lodges to Moor Park)
Entrance arch and 2 lodges to Moor Park, Rickmansworth (q.v.), now 2
dwellings. c.1763-5 probably by R. Adam for Sir L. Dundas, extended later
C19. Portland stone and rendered brick. Slate roofs. Neo-Classical Style.
Monumental arch with engaged Roman Doric order. Archivolt with lion mask
key with vermiculated soffit, paterae in spandrels. Reeded impost bands
continue as cornice to half-height link walls to lodges. Architraved
openings in links. 1 storey square lodges. Plinths. Reeded bands to
cornices with blocking courses. Pyramidal roofs. 9 pane sashes to front
and to rear. Architraved entrances in inner returns with cornices. Side
and rear walls rendered. Park elevation of arch is as front but columns
are fluted, carved wheatsheaf on key. Extensions on both lodges, 1
storey with basement to rear right, rendered with 9 and 12 pane sashes.
Attached to rear of right lodge is a low stone wall with capped piers.
Listing NGR: TQ0787892520
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