UPLAND COURT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1100871
Date first listed:
21-Feb-1979
Statutory Address:
UPLAND COURT, 1, 2 AND 3, BATCHWORTH HILL

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Location

Statutory Address:
UPLAND COURT, 1, 2 AND 3, BATCHWORTH HILL

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
Three Rivers (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 09841 92901

Details

TQ 09 SE RICKMANSWORTH BATCHWORTH LANE (Northwest side) Northwood

9/121 Nos. 1, 2 and 3 Upland Court

II

House, now 3 dwellings. c.1910. Attributed to M.H. Baillie Scott. Roughcast brick with some applied timbers. Tiled roof. Arts and Crafts Style. Half H on plan with former stable building to rear forming an enclosed courtyard. Neo-Medieval plan: open hall with 2 cross wings. Garden front: hall with flanking gabled wings. Entrance to right of centre with strap hinged door. To left end of hall is a full height canted bay, tall timber mullion and transom casements with leaded panes, semi-octagonal roof. To right a 4 light casement below eaves and a 2 light dormer. Roof hipped at ends of main range. Wings have ground floor French windows and first floor 6 light mullion and transom casements. Left return: 3 gables that to centre projecting with tall stacks between. 3 light mullioned casements, central entrance, flanking ground floor canted bays. Right return: 3 gables, 2 towards front projecting with an intermediate stack. 1 storey loggia towards garden is a later addition. Entrance front in courtyard, symmetrical with sham timber framed first floor. Slightly projecting gabled entrance bay to centre. 4 centred entrance arch over double doors. 3 light casement in gable. Flanking 6 light mullioned casements. Central stack with a cornice. Cross wings have 2 and 3 light casements, that to right with an 8 light mullion and transom stair window. 2 small gables on these side elevations before roof is hipped down to a lower ridge over carriageway openings, one with timber bracing, linking to former stable range. 1 storey with outer central entrance in lean-to, flanking extruded stacks. 3 hipped dormers. Hipped roof with catslide to left. Interior: 2 bay open hall has timber framing. Braced queen strut and crown post trusses. 4 centred heads to openings, iron strap hinges to doors. The ingenious planning and attractive detailing of this house are characteristic of Baillie Scott.

Listing NGR: TQ0984192901

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
158764
Legacy System:
LBS

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: 13 Apr 2003
Reference: IOE01/09729/03
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