RIVERS LODGE (ROTHAMSTED EXPERIMENTAL STATION) (INCLUDING FRONT RAILINGS)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1102961
Date first listed:
27-Sep-1984
Statutory Address:
RIVERS LODGE (ROTHAMSTED EXPERIMENTAL STATION) (INCLUDING FRONT RAILINGS), WEST COMMON

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Location

Statutory Address:
RIVERS LODGE (ROTHAMSTED EXPERIMENTAL STATION) (INCLUDING FRONT RAILINGS), WEST COMMON

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
St. Albans (District Authority)
Parish:
Harpenden
National Grid Reference:
TL 13519 13527

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 16/01/2013

TL 11 SW 5/79

HARPENDEN WEST COMMON (west side) HARPENDEN

Rivers Lodge (Rothamsted Experimental Station) (including front railings)

II

House, now offices. Circa 1800. Red brick with slate hipped roof. Mauve and red brick late-C19 and mid-C20 rear extensions (not of special interest). 2-storey front range has 3 sash windows with gauged brick heads. Good central doorcase. Reeded 6-panel door; panelled reveals; reeded pilasters; moulded entablature; open pediment with enriched cornice. Semicircular Adam-style leaded fan. Triple-hung sash windows to ground floor either side. Round-headed 1st floor central window with Gothic top glazing bars. Flat wooden eaves with paired brackets. 6 stone steps to door with simple railings. Wall and railings adjoin either side of block, spreading outwards to a wide frontage. Spikes with 3-point heads. Piers at intervals with vase finials. Single central gate.

Listing NGR: TL1351913527

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
163613
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

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