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Holy Rood House

A Grade II Listed Building in Watford, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.655 / 51°39'18"N

Longitude: -0.3987 / 0°23'55"W

OS Eastings: 510872

OS Northings: 196350

OS Grid: TQ108963

Mapcode National: GBR 48.66D

Mapcode Global: VHFSM.1NLM

Entry Name: Holy Rood House

Listing Date: 7 January 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175356

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158161

Location: Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18

County: Hertfordshire

District: Watford

Town: Watford

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

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Listing Text


Holy Rood House
TQ 1096 SE 9/43


Circa 1890 presbytery of Holy Em-d Church, by J F Bentley. Flint and roughcast to
front, 2-storey with plain tile roof and 2 truncated brick stacks with stone band.
Deep eaves roof. Three window range. Roughcast 1st floor with 2 splayed oriel
windows rising to eaves and one triple window, flush to wall. Small paned sash
windows. Ground floor flint-faced with stone string over. Moulded Gothic arched
doorway with door deep set. Adjoining to south 3 light stone mullioned window with
flat moulded head. To north 2 wood small-paned sashes, flush to wall, inner one
longer 3 light, outer 4 light. South gable end flint and stone faced. Tile-hung
north gable with swept out eaves.
West side projecting wing with paired gables, tile-hung with swept out eaves. Two
groups of triple windows, small-paned sashes in rendered wall below.

Listing NGR: TQ1087296350

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