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WATFORD PLACE

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.

Name: WATFORD PLACE

List entry Number: 1101103

Location

WATFORD PLACE, 27, KING STREET

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: Watford

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Aug-1952

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 158199

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

1. 5259 KING STREET

No 27 (Watford Place) TQ 1196 SW 10/63 26.8.52

II

2. Large stucco faced house of circa 1797, altered circa 1822. Two storey centre, one storey wings. Parapets. Slate roofs. Centre originally 3-storeys. Five window range, square headed windows above, long round headed windows below. Glazing bar sashes. Cornice, platband between floors and moulded ground floor sill band over basement. Central 3 bay porch, 4 Ionic columns with entablature. Curving side walls with round arched openings. Wide steps up. Wings 2 windows each with cornice carried around from centre block platband. Blank arched basement openings. Garden front similar, but without porch, basement and ground floor windows set in arched recesses and simple architrave surrounds applied to 1st floor windows with flat cornices over. Inside: central staircase hall with palmette balusters to stair and landing. Coved ceiling with plaster decoration. Good cornices and fireplaces.

Listing NGR: TQ1109396140

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National Grid Reference: TQ 11093 96140

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