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Clock House at Hamper Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Watford Rural, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6338 / 51°38'1"N

Longitude: -0.4158 / 0°24'56"W

OS Eastings: 509740

OS Northings: 193970

OS Grid: TQ097939

Mapcode National: GBR 3G.MVZ

Mapcode Global: VHFSS.R62B

Entry Name: Clock House at Hamper Mill

Listing Date: 3 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295832

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158983

Location: Watford Rural, Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, WD19

County: Hertfordshire

District: Three Rivers

Civil Parish: Watford Rural

Built-Up Area: Watford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxhey St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

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9/338 Clock House at
Hamper Mill


Former wheel house to paper mill, now part of dwelling. c.1800 altered
C20. Brick with stone dressings. Hipped slate roof. 5 bays. 2 storeys.
Chamfered rusticated stone surround to 4-centred arched central doorway.
Flanking and first floor 20 pane cast-iron fixed windows, first floor
centre is blind. Chamfered stone quoins. Timber clock tower in 2 stages
with open bell turret and weathervane. Attached at right end is part of
wall of original mill building. C20 alterations to rear. Interior not
inspected. Hamper Mill was used for the manufacture of paper from 1776
to 1908 and this building was probably erected following a fire in 1793.
(VCH 1908).

Listing NGR: TQ0974093970

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