MANOR HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1103584
Date first listed:
18-Feb-1985
Statutory Address:
MANOR HOUSE, ALLUM LANE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
MANOR HOUSE, ALLUM LANE

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
Hertsmere (District Authority)
Parish:
Elstree and Borehamwood
National Grid Reference:
TQ 18960 96357

Details

TQ 19 NE ELSTREE ALLUM LANE Elstree

7/153A Manor House

18.2.85 II -

House(probably Elstree Manor House),now community centre. Probably C17 origins, extended C18 and remodelled c1880. Colourwashed brick and C19 dark red brick with stone dressings;Welsh slate roof, front elevation:2 storeys and attic;main part 6-window range, mostly of large-paned sashes. Small verandah with chamfered timber uprights on square stone bases, curved timber brackets and Welsh slate roof. 2 dormers. Right end is canted with door, window and dormer in side elevation and return cant to rear. To left hand the C19 frontage is slightly recessed with 3 windows on each of ground and first floors and 2 dormers. To left hand of frontage is recessed two-storey wing in C18 (or possibly earlier) painted brickwork with 2 sash windows under segmental arches on first floor. Small lean-to in painted brickwork with single-pitched Welsh slate roof added to front. Side (west) elevation:Two C18 sash windows to first floor;casements below. M-shaped,roof, hipped and Welsh slated and a parapet to the front elevation. Rear elevation: Centre has two probably C17 steeply-pitched gables. C18 six-panel door to left of centre. Mostly C18 sash windows with glazing bars;some C20 replacement windows, 2-storey extension with hipped roof to right;single-storey C18 wing to left;some C20 additions. Interior:Mostly C19, but single-storey rear wing retains some C18 fittings.

Listing NGR: TQ1896096357

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
164203
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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Date: 16 Sep 2004
Reference: IOE01/12258/03
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