Gates,Lodges and Screen Wall at South-East Entrance to Brocket Hall, Marford Road, Hatfield - Welwyn Hatfield

Lodges and gates. c1765 by James Paine for Sir Mathew Lamb. 2 lodges either side of entrance. Red brick with stone dressings. Slate roof. 2 storeys. Ground and 1st floor sash windows, the latter with segmental heads and set in relieving arches. Stone sill bands. Wooden modillioned eaves cornice. Walls of both sides of the lodges have semi-circular openings with cast iron screens and single gates. Terminal piers to walling have sill bands and paterae, the centre pair with wrought iron lamp holders. Roof completely collapsed in; significant damage to structure and fabric.

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    GATES,LODGES AND SCREEN WALL AT SOUTH-EAST ENTRANCE TO BROCKET HALL
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1101030
    Local Planning Authority:
    Welwyn Hatfield
    Site Type:
    Gatehouse

Location

    Building Name:
    Gates
    County:
    Hertfordshire
    District / Borough:
    Welwyn Hatfield
    Parish:
    Hatfield
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Welwyn Hatfield
    Region:
    East of England

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Very bad
    Occupancy / Use:
    Vacant/not in use
    Priority:
    A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    A
    Ownership:
    Private
    Designation:
    Listed Building grade II*, RPG grade II

Contact Details

David Eve 01223 582721