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Windycroft, Hastings

Description: Windycroft

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 September 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 293970

OS Grid Reference: TQ8299810001
OS Grid Coordinates: 582998, 110001
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8606, 0.5989

Location: 18 High Wickham, Hastings, East Sussex TN35 5PB

Locality: Hastings
Local Authority: Hastings Borough Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: TN35 5PB

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Listing Text

TQ 8209 NE 8/406
TQ 8210 19/406
Converted from 2 small houses in 1880 to form a large house. Red brick with elevations
of tile hanging with courses of scalloped tiles. Red tiled hipped roofs. Coved
eaves. Projecting bays with hipped roofs. Rusticated stucco basement. 3 storeys,
attic and basement. Sashes with glazing bars. Asymmetrical plan. Hipped dormer.
Balcony with cast iron balustrade on cast iron brackets. Brick chimney stack.
Interesting interior: with mosaic floors, a double staircase hall, a large music
room based on accoustically correct dimensions. Wall papers throughout the house
are original William Morris. Tiling by De Morgan to many fireplace surrounds.
Fine timberwork to all rooms. Graded II* for the interior.

Nos 3 to 18 (consec) including windycroft form a group of which Nos 4, 5, 15, 16
17 and 18 are of local interest only.

Listing NGR: TQ8299810001

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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