Lodges And Arched Gateways To Above / Lodges And Arched Gateway To Dyrham Park

Date:
30 Oct 1999
Location:
Lodges And Arched Gateways To Above, Potters Bar, Hertsmere, Hertfordshire
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Lodges And Arched Gateway To Dyrham Park, Potters Bar, Hertsmere, Hertfordshire
Reference:
IOE01/02145/30
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TQ 29 NW POTTERS BAR DYRHAM PARK Barnet

8/205 Lodges and Arched 20.5.49 Gateway to Dyrham Park (Formerly listed as Lodges and II* arched gateways to above under General)

Entrance arch and 2 lodges. c.1790-1800. Stuccoed brick with stone dressings. Slate roofs to lodges. Monumental Neo-classical arch linked to flanking square lodges. Arch has 2 attached Tuscan columns with entablature. On top rests a sarcophagus-like block decorated with festoons and a central roundel all surmounted by an urn. Paterae in spandrels of arch. Half height link walls pierced by round headed entrances. Each lodge has architraves to windows on all sides with scrolled bracketed pediments: some damaged and all blocked. Continuous stringcourse from impost level of central arch to top of link walls to cornice level of window architraves. Cornice below eaves level on lodges. Pyramidal roofs with central chimneys. Iron gates in store.

(Pevsner 1977).

Listing NGR: TQ2324298924

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1182 IOE Records taken by Sam Klok; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Sam Klok. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Klok, Sam

Rights Holder: Klok, Sam

Keywords

Brick, Iron, Slate, Stone, Stucco, Georgian Gate Lodge, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Garden Building, Gate, Unassigned, Arch, Monument <By Form>

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