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Old Marlowes House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7546 / 51°45'16"N

Longitude: -0.4723 / 0°28'20"W

OS Eastings: 505549

OS Northings: 207314

OS Grid: TL055073

Mapcode National: GBR G6M.TPM

Mapcode Global: VHFS5.R5P8

Entry Name: Old Marlowes House

Listing Date: 18 June 1948

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1372609

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355615

Location: Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP1

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Town: Dacorum

Electoral Ward/Division: Hemel Hempstead Town

Built-Up Area: Hemel Hempstead

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hemel Hempstead

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

MARLOWES
1.
5252
No 53 (Old
Marlowes House)
TL 0507 1/22 18.6.48.

II* GV
2.
Circa 1650 remodelled C18. Until 1678 the dower house of The Bury, then sold
by Combes family. Stucco front, low pitched roof. 2 storeys. 4 sash windows
with glazing bars. Fine doorway: 8 fielded panelled door, architrave surround,
open broken pediment on consoles, tympanum contains armorial roundel in wreath
surround.
Interior retains fine mid C17 staircase with Corinthian newel posts, turned balusters,
moulded handrail. Ovolo panelled hall with panelled round arch on Doric pilasters.
Finely carved chimneypiece in ground floor room

Nos 45, 53 to 59 (odd) and Nos 63 to 67 (odd) form a group.


Listing NGR: TL0554907314

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

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