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Latitude: 51.6358 / 51°38'8"N
Longitude: -0.3539 / 0°21'14"W
OS Eastings: 514015
OS Northings: 194277
OS Grid: TQ140942
Mapcode National: GBR 54.KG7
Mapcode Global: VHFST.T48V
Entry Name: Myholme
Listing Date: 12 August 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1295951
English Heritage Legacy ID: 164189
Location: Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, WD23
Electoral Ward/Division: Bushey Heath
Built-Up Area: Bushey
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Bushey Heath St Peter
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TQ 19 SW BUSHEY MERRYHILL ROAD
10/140 No. 170
Former boy's convalescent home, now house. 1904 and altered 1911 for
Miss E.Somers by C.F.A.Voysey. Roughcast brick, stone dressings. Hipped
tiled roof. Arts and Crafts Style. Long 2-storey rectangular block with
a prominent roof. Front to road: ground floor left, blocked door with
strap hinges flanked by 3 and 4-light windows, to right 3 by 3-light
windows, all casements with leaded panes, stone blocked surrounds and
mullions. Tile dripcourse running full length between storeys. First
floor: 6-light vertical stair window to left of centre, 2 by 3-lights to
left, 4:2:1 lights to right. Battered angle buttresses. Boxed eaves.
Ridge stacks near left end and to right of centre with segmental heads.
To rear, now entrance front: gabled entrance porch to right. Flanked by
2 and 1-light windows. Tile dripcourse. First floor: 3 single lights.
Right return from road is 1 bay, 4 light windows. Left return has a
ground floor French window, a short wing with a separate lower hipped
roof projects to rear left. A segmental headed hatch on the ground floor
with heart ornament to strap hinges on door. Linking wall to garage.
Interior: heart ornament to strap hinges and door plates. (Pevsner 1977).
Listing NGR: TQ1401594277
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