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Latitude: 51.657 / 51°39'25"N
Longitude: -0.3971 / 0°23'49"W
OS Eastings: 510978
OS Northings: 196574
OS Grid: TQ109965
Mapcode National: GBR 48.6KR
Mapcode Global: VHFSM.2MG3
Entry Name: The Palace Theatre
Listing Date: 14 July 1982
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1175332
English Heritage Legacy ID: 158156
Location: Watford, Hertfordshire, WD17
Electoral Ward/Division: Central
Built-Up Area: Watford
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Watford
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
5259 CLARENDON ROAD
The Palace Theatre
TQ 1096 NE 7/36 14.7.82
1908 by W A Theobald with red brick and Bath stone front added 1909-10 by
Wylson and Long. Facade 3-storeys with structural attic over modillioned cornice
and entablature. Three sash windows in 2 floors in centre, stone Renaissance
surrounds. Ends formed as taller towers with leaded domes. Frieze to attic with
panel inscribed 'Palace Theatre'. Entrances under flat canopy.
Lively interior with Renaissance style plaster. Two curved galleries. Stage boxes
in pilastered surrounds with broken segmental pediments over. Plain proscenium arch
with scrolled brackets in upper corners. Oval ceiling panel with decorative border.
Listing NGR: TQ1097896574
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