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Windmill Hotel, Alford

Description: Windmill Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 195544

OS Grid Reference: TF4545775997
OS Grid Coordinates: 545457, 375997
Latitude/Longitude: 53.2610, 0.1792

Location: Windmill Lane, Alford, Lincolnshire LN13 9EB

Locality: Alford
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN13 9EB

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Listing Text

TF 4476-4576 and
TF 4475 -4575 (west side)

5/21 and 6/21 Windmill Hotel


Hotel. Early C19. Brown brick rendered on the front, slate
roof, hipped one end with single gable and wall stacks. 3
storey, 5 bay front, the left hand 2 bays break forward slightly,
with paired bracketed cornice. Off-centre half glazed double
panelled doors with plain overlight having wooden Doric doorcase
with flat projecting hood, with to right a single and to left 3
glazing bar sashes. To first floor 3 similar windows with to
right a canted tripartite oriel with bordered sashes. To second
floor are 5 smaller glazing bar sashes. On this site was once
the Customs Office where Thomas Paine 1737-1809, author of the
Rights of Man and the Age of Reason was an excise officer from

Listing NGR: TF4545775997

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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