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Atherton House dower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Enfield, London

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Latitude: 51.6685 / 51°40'6"N

Longitude: -0.0693 / 0°4'9"W

OS Eastings: 533614

OS Northings: 198401

OS Grid: TQ336984

Mapcode National: GBR H4.K63

Mapcode Global: VHGQ7.RB78

Entry Name: Atherton House dower House

Listing Date: 19 March 1951

Last Amended: 31 January 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1358681

English Heritage Legacy ID: 200624

Location: Enfield, London, EN2

County: London

District: Enfield

Electoral Ward/Division: Chase

Built-Up Area: Enfield

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Jesus Church Forty Hill

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Dower House and Atherton House
(Formerly listed as
Dower House)
TQ 3398 3/145 19.3.51.


Probably second quarter of C17 with considerable alteration in early and mid C18.
Dower House is at East end and has main East front of 2 storeys and attic, 3 and
2 windows under 2 gables. Red brick, outer walls probably largely rebuilt in
C18. 1st floor band stepped up in-centre and at sides. Sash windows with glazing
bars in exposed moulded frames. Ground floor windows early C19 long casements.
Doer of 6 fielded panels (top glazed) in fluted reveal. Doorcase of fluted Ionic
columns, modified entablature and pediment-like hood. North front, 3-gabled in
similar style. Visible high pitched tiled roofs show 2 builds. Doorcase of Atherton
similar but without hood. On West front some older brickwork in English bond.
On North side of Atherton an early C19 stuccoed facade with angle pilasters and
early C19 sash windows with glazing bars.

Listing NGR: TQ3361498401

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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