GARDEN WALLS ON EAST SIDE OF HATFIELD HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1101020
Date first listed:
09-Dec-1983
Statutory Address:
GARDEN WALLS ON EAST SIDE OF HATFIELD HOUSE, HATFIELD PARK

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Location

Statutory Address:
GARDEN WALLS ON EAST SIDE OF HATFIELD HOUSE, HATFIELD PARK

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
Welwyn Hatfield (District Authority)
Parish:
Hatfield
National Grid Reference:
TL 23778 08420

Details

Old Hatfield TL 2308 HATFIELD HATFIELD PARK (west side)

15/140 Garden walls on E side of Hatfield House

GV II

Garden walls and steps. Probably c1845 for second Marquess of Salisbury, but following the lines of the Jacobean gardens laid out in C17 by Solomon de Caus, John Tradescant and Montague Jennings. W retaining wall and belvedere steps are c1970. The walls enclose the upper garden and three sides of the lower garden containing The Moze. They have red brick lower halves and trellis brick upper parts. Moulded courses and cornices. The trellis work is in alternate sections of diamond and oval patterns, divided by panelled piers. Steps from upper to lower garden in 2 flights. Belvedere is in two flights replacing earlier single flight. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL2377808420

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
158403
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 21 Hertfordshire,

Legal

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

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Date: 21 Jun 2002
Reference: IOE01/04270/08
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