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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1100998



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: Welwyn Hatfield

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Hatfield

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 09-Dec-1983

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 158454

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Hatfield New Town TL 20 NW HATFIELD OLD RECTORY DRIVE (west side)

8/191 Howe Dell School


- II

Former manor house and parsonage, now school. Probably C15 origin. Altered 1534, C17 and late C18 when stable block on E was built to form L plan. Original part is roughcast and plaster with plain tile roof. 2 storeys and attics. 5 gable ends with cusped bargeboards. Left hand gable to former cross wing is larger. Irregularly spaced and leaded casement windows. Projecting right hand C19 addition with canted ground floor sash window. Tall C19 chimney stacks with diagonal shafts. Rear elevation with 4-window early C19 centre. C17 red brick N wing. E wing is 2:2:2 windows. Red brick. 2 storeys with floor band and slightly projecting pedimented centre. Small segmental- headed glazing bar sashes. Brick dentil eaves. Plain tile hipped roof. (Hatfield W.E.A. pp. 9-11)

Listing NGR: TL2269108179

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National Grid Reference: TL 22691 08179


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