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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: SHERARDSWOOD SCHOOL LOCKLEYS

List entry Number: 1100925

Location

SHERARDSWOOD SCHOOL LOCKLEYS, HERTFORD ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireWelwyn HatfieldDistrict AuthorityWelwyn

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Jan-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 09-Dec-1983

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 158589

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History

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Details

TL 21 NW WELWYN HERTFORD ROAD (north side)

2/322 Sherardswood School Lockleys (Formerly 24.1.67 listed as Lockleys)

- II*

Country House, 1717 on site of earlier house. Brown brick with red brick and rubbed brick dressings. Tiled roof with parapet. 3-storeys, the lower 2 having a giant Doric order with pilasters on stone bases and a full entablature. 2:5:2 sash windows in moulded frames with segmental gauged brick arches. Aprons and moulded stone sills. Original thick glazing bars. Recessed centre has door surround of fluted Roman Doric columns and segmental open pediment with carved and painted armorial bearing. S elevation has 2-window extension, probably by Sir R Blomfield after 1911. Interior has large, fielded-panel staircase with alternate barley twist and fluted balusters on S side of entrance hall.

Listing NGR: TL2369415941

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National Grid Reference: TL 23694 15941

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