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Coleshill, Westmill

Description: Coleshill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 161389

OS Grid Reference: TL3662925725
OS Grid Coordinates: 536629, 225725
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9133, -0.0150

Location: Hamels Lane, Westmill, Hertfordshire SG9 9LT

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

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Listing Text

(west side)
(formerly listed as
22. 2.67 Coleshill House)

- II

Rectory now a private house. C17 S range, C18 N range, early C19
service wing on E and brick casing of S range. Timber frame S
range with roughcast E gable but S and W walls of red brick with
yellow brick bands. Red brick N front. Tile hanging to upper
floor of W porch. Flint with buff brick dressings to outhouse at
NE. Old red tile roofs to house, outhouse slated. A C17
parsonage house or rectory of 2 storeys and attics with 3-cell
central chimney plan, cruciform stack a third from W end and an
internal gable stack at E end. Parallel 2 storeys N range, 7
windows long formerly with central entrance. 2 storeys early C20
porch on W end open on ground floor with 2 stone Doric columns.
Dutch gable over tilehung 1st floor. Recessed sash windows to S
front alternately with 6/6 panes and triple sashes: ababa. 3
gables with attic windows. Canted bay with French doors.
Formal N front has a parapet part concealing the hipped roof with
end chimneys. Advanced centre of 3 bays with central giant round
headed arched recess containing a round headed 1st floor window.
Segmental arches to sash windows with 6/6 panes. Drawing by
Oldfield in HRO shows central door and doorcase and centre topped
by a triangular pediment.(RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL3662925725

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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