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The Organ House at North East Corner of Garden at the Bury at Grid Reference Tl 1901 2213

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Paul's Walden, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.885 / 51°53'6"N

Longitude: -0.2722 / 0°16'20"W

OS Eastings: 519010

OS Northings: 222130

OS Grid: TL190221

Mapcode National: GBR H6N.XMC

Mapcode Global: VHGNZ.7WF9

Entry Name: The Organ House at North East Corner of Garden at the Bury at Grid Reference Tl 1901 2213

Listing Date: 27 May 1968

Last Amended: 8 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177125

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162984

Location: St. Paul's Walden, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: St Paul's Walden

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Paul's Walden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


11/191 The Organ House (formerly
27.5.68 listed as The Octagon) at
NE corner of garden at
The Bury at Grid Ref
TL 1901 2213


Garden building. Early C18. 'MG:1735' carved in brick at rear, for
Mary Gilbert. Sandy red brick in Flemish-bond with darker red dressings
and quoins, Portland stone band, moulded stone steps and landings on 3
cardinal sides. Pyramidal scalloped slate steep roof with pineapple
finial (restored). An octagonal garden building with blind recess at N
and glazed doors on S, E, and W. Reserved faces to angles with moulded
brick round arches to round-headed windows with small-panes sashes and
radial bars in head. Similar door openings, door aligned with lower
sash. Moulded brick offset to low plinth. Plain stone band at sill
level. Moulded stone impost band. Modillioned wooden eaves cornice.
Simple plaster domed interior with cornice at impost level, moulded dado
and skirting, and blind recess on N. Important axial feature in garden
at junction of two alleys.

Listing NGR: TL1901022130

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