ATHERTON HOUSE DOWER HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1358681
Date first listed:
19-Mar-1951
Date of most recent amendment:
31-Jan-1974
Statutory Address:
ATHERTON HOUSE, FORTY HILL
Statutory Address:
DOWER HOUSE, FORTY HILL

Map

Ordnance survey map of ATHERTON HOUSE
DOWER HOUSE
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Location

Statutory Address:
ATHERTON HOUSE, FORTY HILL
Statutory Address:
DOWER HOUSE, FORTY HILL

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Enfield (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 33614 98401

Details

1. 4411 FORTY HILL (West Side) Dower House and Atherton House (Formerly listed as Dower House) TQ 3398 3/145 19.3.51.

II

2. Probably second quarter of C17 with considerable alteration in early and mid C18. Dower House is at East end and has main East front of 2 storeys and attic, 3 and 2 windows under 2 gables. Red brick, outer walls probably largely rebuilt in C18. 1st floor band stepped up in-centre and at sides. Sash windows with glazing bars in exposed moulded frames. Ground floor windows early C19 long casements. Doer of 6 fielded panels (top glazed) in fluted reveal. Doorcase of fluted Ionic columns, modified entablature and pediment-like hood. North front, 3-gabled in similar style. Visible high pitched tiled roofs show 2 builds. Doorcase of Atherton similar but without hood. On West front some older brickwork in English bond. On North side of Atherton an early C19 stuccoed facade with angle pilasters and early C19 sash windows with glazing bars.

Listing NGR: TQ3361498401

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
200624
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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