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Torilla

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hatfield, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7561 / 51°45'21"N

Longitude: -0.2534 / 0°15'12"W

OS Eastings: 520652

OS Northings: 207818

OS Grid: TL206078

Mapcode National: GBR J9K.W6X

Mapcode Global: VHGPR.K4D4

Entry Name: Torilla

Listing Date: 23 April 1993

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348145

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158473

Location: Hatfield, Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10

County: Hertfordshire

District: Welwyn Hatfield

Civil Parish: Hatfield

Built-Up Area: Hatfield

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bishop's Hatfield Saint John

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 2064 0783
8/368


HATFIELD
WILKINS GREEN LANE (north side)
Torilla


II*


House, 1934-5 by F R S Yorke. Modern style, showing influence of
Le Corbusier's 'Maison La Roche'. Entirely concrete construction
rendered later in roughcast. Open plan with 2-storey living room
at rear. 2 storeys. Square plan with single storey projections
at rear and front left side. Balcony inset in 1st floor left
corner. Plain entrance elevation has recessed glazed door with
flat hood. Large 12-light lounge window on left side elevation.
1st floor of lounge on rear has a 'Lenscrete' clerestorey window.
Other windows are metal frame casements. Flat roof. Parapet.
[Architectural Review, Sept 1935, pp 97-99; Jeremy Gould Modern
Houses in Britain 1919-39, pp 19-20; Pevsner (1977)].


Listing NGR: TL2065207818

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