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Gamels Hall, and Gamels Keep

A Grade II Listed Building in Hertford Heath, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7964 / 51°47'47"N

Longitude: -0.0434 / 0°2'36"W

OS Eastings: 535026

OS Northings: 212672

OS Grid: TL350126

Mapcode National: GBR KBS.7W3

Mapcode Global: VHGPP.63FQ

Entry Name: Gamels Hall, and Gamels Keep

Listing Date: 24 November 1966

Last Amended: 20 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177296

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160678

Location: Hertford Heath, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG13

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Hertford Heath

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Little Amwell Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


2/72 Gamels Hall, and
24.11.66 Gamels Keep
(formerly listed as
Gamel's Hall)

- II

House, now 2 houses. C17, altered and brick cased in C18, extensions to
E and W in C19 and C20. Timber frame cased in red brick in Flemish-bond.
Steep pitched roof now covered in slates. A 2-storeys and attics house
facing N, gabled short 2-storeys projection on S side, and 2-storeys
extensions at each end. N front has 2 box dormers on roofslope, large
end-chimneys, flush-box sash window with 6/6 panes over central
entrance, 2 similar windows to RH and one window to LH. Ground floor
has corresponding windows altered in C19 to recessed 2/2 panes sashes
with rendered reveals and flat arch. 6-panels fielded door in C18 Doric
wooden doorcase, semi-circular fanlight, and triangular open pediment. S
front has flush-box sashes, one in central projection with tall narrow
recesses on returns. Extensions set back from S front with canted roof
between. Interior has C18 staircase, 6- and 4-panelled doors with cyma
mouldings. H-hinges to cupboard doors. SE room has C18 wooden
chimneypiece and dentilled cornice. Part moated site. (RCHM (1911)142:
VCH (1912)409: Pevsner (1977)235).

Listing NGR: TL3502612672

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