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19 and 20, Batchworth Heath

A Grade II Listed Building in Three Rivers, Hertfordshire

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173387

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158761

Location: Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, WD3

County: Hertfordshire

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

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Listing Text

(North side)
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.
(Pevsner 1977).

Listing NGR: TQ0787892520

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