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Westmill Bury, Westmill

Description: Westmill Bury

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 22 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 161369

OS Grid Reference: TL3709627069
OS Grid Coordinates: 537096, 227069
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9253, -0.0077

Location: 2 Station Hill, Westmill, Hertfordshire SG9 9LJ

Locality: Westmill
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 9LJ

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Listing Text

Westmill village
(south side)

2/16 Westmill Bury



House. Early C18 (c1710: RCHM Typescript). Red brick with old
red tile roof. Double-pile plan main block of 2 storeys, cellar
and attics, 5 windows wide, facing N and S. Internal end-wall
chimneys. 3-room single-pile plan W wing. 3 hipped dormers on
each front with wooden cornices, are partly hidden by the brick
parapet with moulded band at eaves level. Similar hand at floor
level. Symmetrical N and S fronts each with central doorway and
slightly recessed box sash windows with 6/6 panes under segmental
gauged arches. 6-panel fielded doors. N front has a pilastered
Tuscan doorcase with full entablature and triangular pediment. S
front to garden has a fanlight and a Doric doorcase with fluted
pilasters, and entablature with triglyphs. Fine close string
staircase with urn balusters and square newels. Fluted pilasters
support arch with keystone from hall to stair. Similar archway
with double keystone to S entrance from garden. Pine panelled
rooms with 2-panel doors, H-hinges and moulded cornices. (Pevsner
(1977) 401)

Listing NGR: TL3709627069

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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