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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1358681
English Heritage Legacy ID: 200624
Location: Enfield, London, EN2
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
4411 FORTY HILL
Dower House and Atherton House
(Formerly listed as
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
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