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WALLED GARDEN AND DORIC PORTAL AT LAMER HOUSE

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: WALLED GARDEN AND DORIC PORTAL AT LAMER HOUSE

List entry Number: 1103664

Location

WALLED GARDEN AND DORIC PORTAL AT LAMER HOUSE, LAMER LANE

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wheathampstead

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 27-Sep-1984

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 163992

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TL 11 NE WHEATHAMPSTEAD LAMER LANE (east side) GUSTARDWOOD

3/443 Walled garden and Doric portal at Lamer House

II

Walled garden and gateway. C16 rectangular walled garden, extended at SE side in C18 to form L-shape enclosure. Early C17 (or possibly C16) portal from the front of Lamer House inserted on S side of garden extension in early C20. Red brick walling, that of early part about 3 metres high. Portal is limestone. Single round arch with keystone and moulded architrave. Single detached Doric columns with fluted shafts. Projecting entablature blocks above. Frieze with triglyphs and paterae. Restored cornice. Badly weathered.

Listing NGR: TL1805516119

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National Grid Reference: TL 18055 16119

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