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Windmill House, Barrowden

Description: Windmill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 November 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 186877

OS Grid Reference: SK9509100193
OS Grid Coordinates: 495091, 300193
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5912, -0.5977

Location: Wakerley Road, Barrowden, Rutland LE15 8EP

Locality: Barrowden
County: Rutland
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 8EP

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Listing Text


7/47 Windmill House (formerly listed
as Windmill Inn)

House. Dated 1630. Coursed rubble stone with quoins and stone dressings and
Collyweston slate roof with moulded stone end stacks and wing ridge stack.
Stone coped left gable. 3 storeys of 2 3-light stone mullion windows, some
restored, and a similar 1-light to left on the 2 lower floors. On lower 2 storey
wing to left, door in C20 stone doorway and 3-light stone mullion with similar
2-light over, all with hood moulds. Extending left from this wing, a large
extension of 1981. In centre of house front wall a stone tablet inscribed 'Ano.
Dmi. 1630: Our life paseth awaie like a shado' (sic). On rear 1 and 1½ storey
extensions and a stone tablet inscribed 'Sine timore domini omnia vanitas'.
An inglenook and a stone fireplace with Tudor arch are inside.

Listing NGR: SK9509100193

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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