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Windmill Cottage, Anstey

Description: Windmill Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160256

OS Grid Reference: TL4036132431
OS Grid Coordinates: 540361, 232431
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9726, 0.0420

Location: 1 Lincoln Hill, Anstey, Hertfordshire SG9 0BZ

Locality: Anstey
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 0BZ

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Listing Text

(West side)

7/35 Windmill Cottage


House. C16 or earlier, chimney and floor in hall inserted c.1600. Timber
frame on black stuccoed sill, white weatherboarded with a steep hipped
thatch roof. A 1½ storeys, 3-cells, former open hall house facing W with
large internal chimney a third from N end. 3 windows on W and battened
door up 4 steps with small flat hood on brackets. 3-light flush
casements flanking door and flush sash window with 6/6 panes to N end
room. Dormer at eaves to centre and over N end with 3-light casement
below. 3 bays old structure with former open hall in middle. W wall has
carpenters marks on timbers. 3-light diamond mullioned window on 1st
floor with scarf joint over. Shutter groove on opposite wallplate,
tie-beam ends remain cut back on each side of hall. (Bailey (1980)24).

Listing NGR: TL4036132431

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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