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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: MANOR GARDEN HOUSE

List entry Number: 1103113

Location

MANOR GARDEN HOUSE, 135, FISHPOOL STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireSt. AlbansDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 08-May-1950

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 163276

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

FISHPOOL STREET 1. (South side) 1582 No 135 (Manor Garden House) TL 1307 SE 7/10 8.5.50.

II*

2. Cl7 house with later improvements. High-pitched, hipped, double-sport, tiled roof with hipped ends to North (street) front of 2 storeys, 4 windows. Coved eaves with slender brackets. Plastered front with pargeted decoration; rendered plinth. 1st floor early C18 sash windows with thick glazing bars in slightly projecting, moulded frames. Ground floor late C17 windows with wood mullions and transoms and leaded casements. Doorcase with plain pilasters and moulded cornice hood to door of 6 fielded panels in panelled reveal. Early C18 south (garden) front of 2 storeys, 4 windows. Pink brick with red brick dressings. Giant pilasters at either side support moulded brick dentil cornice and parapet. Sash windows with glazing bars in near flush box frames under gauged, segmental, brick arches with white keystones. Brick plinth with moulded coping. Inside, 2 rear rooms with early C18 panelling and glazed corner cupboard. Wide, open fireplace under stone, Tudor shaped arch in front room. Panelled staircase with fluted, quasi-Ionic columns, and C17 panelling in 1st floor rooms.

Listing NGR: TL1395007426

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National Grid Reference: TL 13950 07426

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