102, ORCHARD ROAD

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1089095
Date first listed:
09-Mar-1982
Statutory Address:
102, ORCHARD ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
102, ORCHARD ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Tewin
National Grid Reference:
TL 26630 15649

Details

TEWIN ORCHARD ROAD TL 21 NE (Southwest side) Tewin 3/152 No. 102 9.3.82 GV II

House. 1936 by M.B. Crowley and C.G. Kemp for Hopkins family. Yellow stock brick, stretcher bond cavity walls with blue Staffordshire brick plinth. Blue-grey Staffordshire pantiles to monopitch roof. International Modern Style. A rectangle on plan. 2 storeys. Ground floor: principal entrance to right, simple brick surround with projecting flat hood on brick pier to later glazed door. A row of 6 square metal casements boxed out in wood frames separated by brick mullions. First floor row of 9 similar casements. Boxed eaves. Single lights in return elevations. Right end extruded stack. Central stack in roof which rises to rear where it has a large overhang with shaped rafters, soffit originally painted in contrasting colours. Fenestration to garden is paired casements with French doors. Attached to right and projecting forwards is a 1 storey flat roofed service and garage annexe, entrance in inner re-entrant wall. Interior: ground floor large open living space, first floor corridor to front. No. 102 forms part of an informally arranged group with Nos. 104 and 106 (q.q.v.) which together are an early example of the use of a monopitch roof and a design which would not have appeared out of place thirty years later. (The Architect and Building News, 26/6/36, p.388: F.R.S. Yorke, The Modern House in England, 1944, p.23).

Listing NGR: TL2663015649

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
356262
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Yorke, F R S , The Modern House in England, (1937), 23
'The Architect and Building News' in 26 June, (1936), 388

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 21 May 2002
Reference: IOE01/06617/22
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