WALLED GARDEN AND DORIC PORTAL AT LAMER HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1103664
Date first listed:
27-Sep-1984
Statutory Address:
WALLED GARDEN AND DORIC PORTAL AT LAMER HOUSE, LAMER LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
WALLED GARDEN AND DORIC PORTAL AT LAMER HOUSE, LAMER LANE

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
St. Albans (District Authority)
Parish:
Wheathampstead
National Grid Reference:
TL 18055 16119

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

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
163992
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.

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Date: 01 Aug 2007
Reference: IOE01/16628/27
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