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THE PRIORY

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: THE PRIORY

List entry Number: 1102211

Location

THE PRIORY

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 13-Apr-1951

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 161401

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

1. 5255 13.4.51 The Priory TL 1828 NW 2/37

I GV 2. A large country house vhich has gradually developed from medieval times until the late C18. The beat known element is the southern section, which ++s completely rebuilt circa,1775 in the Adam style. But there also survive details of the earlier priory buildings of the C15, as well as intervening alterations of the C17. English Houses. Period VI - Vol. I (Country Life 1926) pages 255-274; RCHM pages 119-120; VCH, page 13.

The Priory, Garden Bridge, Coach House and stables form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1838328793

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, The Victoria History of the County of Hertford, (1902), 13
'Country Life' in Country Life, (1926), 255-274
Other
Inventory of the Historical Monuments of Hertfordshire, (1910)

National Grid Reference: TL 18383 28793

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