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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: HILL HOUSE

List entry Number: 1263366

Location

HILL HOUSE, ELSTREE HILL SOUTH

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

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireHertsmereDistrict AuthorityElstree and Borehamwood

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 03-Feb-1950

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 432492

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

The following building shall be added:

TQ 1795 ELSTREE ELSTREE HILL SOUTH

11/3 3.2.50 Hill House

II

C18 red-brick mansion with many additions. Main block, mid C18, with two storeys, three dormers in tiled mansard roof behind parapet. Two full-height, three-window flanking bays. Central Venetian window on first floor. On the ground floor the central door and window on either side are now covered by a conservatory filling the space between the bays. Three-window, two-storey-and-dormer wing of same date on left with late C18 or early C19 three-storey wing beyond. The right is a lower (earlier ?) long, two-storey wing with steep, pitched roof and irregularly-spaced windows; beyond this is a C19 cottage, sheds etc. Window glazing mostly modern except in case of late C18 wing. Behind this wing is a taller, three-storey C19 block. Lately bought by Oliver Borthwick as the Memorial "Morning Post" Home.

The building was formerly listed in the London Borough of Barnet.

Listing NGR: TQ1774495086

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National Grid Reference: TQ 17744 95086

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