THE CLOCK HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1102508
Date first listed:
28-May-1987
Statutory Address:
THE CLOCK HOUSE, PRESTON ROAD

Map

Ordnance survey map of THE CLOCK HOUSE
© Crown Copyright and database right 2019. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2019. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1102508 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 20-Aug-2019 at 13:10:07.

Location

Statutory Address:
THE CLOCK HOUSE, PRESTON ROAD

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
North Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
St. Ippolyts
National Grid Reference:
TL 18510 26116

Details

ST IPPOLLITTS PRESTON ROAD TL 12 NE (West side)

3/66 The Clock House - GV II

Stable block to Tatmore Place (q.v.), now a house. 1908 by John Belcher for Sir Joseph Child Priestley. Uncoursed knapped flint with red brick bands and dressings. Steep pitched roofs of gratuated slates half-hipped on wings. Some painted stone mullioned windows. Lead covered central square clock turret with swept roof, ball finial and wrought iron vane. A U-shaped building with open side to W. Tall single-storey rectangular main range and 2 2-storeys wings projecting to W. N wing designed as stable cottage facing S into court with 3-lights window over round headed arched opening now with inserted 6-panels door. W gable end has a 4-lights mullioned window to each floor. N side has tall round-arched brick opening with key-block, and large projecting chimney with 2 2-lights small windows built into it. South wing has an upper floor door to its W gable with beam-sockets of platform of former external stair. Hipped roofed canopy over on heavy brackets. Plank door with glazed light in upper part. Roof of S side of wing extends down as outshut. N side has large double doors to courtyard for carriages.

Listing NGR: TL1851026116

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
162678
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

Images of England

Images of England was a photographic record of every listed building in England, created as a snap shot of listed buildings at the turn of the millennium. These photographs of the exterior of listed buildings were taken by volunteers between 1999 and 2008. The project was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 18 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/04976/16
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Ron Walker. Source Historic England Archive
Archive image, may not represent current condition of site.
To view this image please use Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge.

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].