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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1174052
English Heritage Legacy ID: 164202
Location: Elstree and Borehamwood, Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, WD6
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
TQ 19 NE ELSTREE ALLUM LANE
7/153 No. 8
- (Allum House)
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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