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Watermill House, Buntingford

Description: Watermill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159815

OS Grid Reference: TL3632328917
OS Grid Coordinates: 536323, 228917
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9421, -0.0182

Location: 3 Luynes Rise, Buntingford, Hertfordshire SG9 9HT

Locality: Buntingford
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 9HT

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Listing Text

(west side)

4/1 Watermill House


- II

Miller's house and watermill in one range. C17 or earlier,
worked until 1895 continuously in hands of one family. Timber
frame on stuccoed sill, roughcast. Mill part white
weatherboarded. Continuous steep thatched roof, hipped at W but
half-hipped at E. A 2-storeys range facing N with 2-cell, lobby-
entry, central-chimney plan house at E. Adjoining mill of 3
narrow bays, half floored, with wheel in W bay, wheel pit
and stone-floor over in middle bay, and entrance in E bay. House
has 3-light flush casement windows and central door. Interior
has chamfered axial beams with hollow stops, and stair rising out
of entrance lobby. One stone and the shaft of the pit-wheel
remain in the mill. Mill leet dry. (Branch-Johnson (1970)162).

Listing NGR: TL3632328917

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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