National Westminster Bank With Attached House,Outbuildings,Walls Of Walled Garden,And Gateway On South

Date:
27 Jun 2006
Location:
National Westminster Bank With Attached House,Outbuildings,Walls Of Walled Garden,And Gateway On South, 20 High Street, Tring, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP23 5AH
Reference:
IOE01/15426/20
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

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

TRING HIGH STREET SP 9211 (South side) 11/73 No. 20 - (National Westminster Bank) with attached house, outbuildings, walls of walled garden, and gateway on South GV II Bank with house and walled garden attached. Early C19 bank fronting possibly C18 house and walled garden. Painted stucco bank, red brick house and garden, slate roofs. A 2-storeys and attic bank with architectural elaboration on N gable-end to street. Plinth and V-rusticated ground floor, moulded cornice as string returned as member of entablature below blocking course of 2 small square projecting pilastered kiosks with entrances in facing sides and small round-headed front window to each with moulded surround. 2 round-arched windows between kiosks. 1st floor of smooth stucco lined as ashlar with rusticated quoins and moulded surround to 3 square-headed openings, central one blind, outer ones with 6/6 panes recessed sashes. Wide eaves soffit with paired brackets with similar verges to form pediment with small round-headed window in tympanum. House at rear faces S into garden and 2-storeys E wing has rounded corner to yard to E. 3m approx wall all round garden with pilaster buttresses on outside above plinth dying into wall at half height. S gateway has 2 taller square piers with stone caps and coping between. Ogee stone arch with pointed top and small moulded corbel. Brick jambs with stone inset for hinge pin. Battened wooden door.

Listing NGR: SP9245711310

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0915 IOE Records taken by George Harper; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr George Harper. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Harper, George

Rights Holder: Harper, George

Keywords

Brick, Slate, Stucco, Stuart House, Georgian Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Bank (Financial), Commercial, Oubliette, Unassigned, Building, Gate, Walled Garden, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Garden