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Allum House

A Grade II Listed Building in Elstree and Borehamwood, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6524 / 51°39'8"N

Longitude: -0.2854 / 0°17'7"W

OS Eastings: 518713

OS Northings: 196233

OS Grid: TQ187962

Mapcode National: GBR 7M.JQP

Mapcode Global: VHGQ4.0QGN

Entry Name: Allum House

Listing Date: 12 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174052

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164202

Location: Elstree and Borehamwood, Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, WD6

County: Hertfordshire

District: Hertsmere

Civil Parish: Elstree and Borehamwood

Built-Up Area: Borehamwood

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Elstree and Borehamwood

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TQ 19 NE ELSTREE ALLUM LANE
(North side)
Elstree

7/153 No. 8
- (Allum House)

- II


Former stables to Barham House (not listed) with flanking houses for
coachman and gardener. Now 2 dwellings. 1789 on quoin, altered mid C20.
Stuccoed brick. Slate roof. 2:4:2. 2 storeys and central attic. Centre
bays project under pediment with moulded cornices. Ground floor: 4 round
headed windows in relieving arches. First floor casements with oculi in
attic. Flanking wings have entrances towards centre under mid C20 Tuscan
porches in angles with centre block. Similar windows. Hipped roofs.
Stack on central ridge and 2 on hips to sides. 2 plaques to rear of
return walls both inscribed defining boundary of property, that to right
is dated 1789, possibly reset. Interior not inspected. (RCHM
Typescript). Includes No. 2 Barham Avenue.


Listing NGR: TQ1871396233

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