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Windmill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Rushden, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9672 / 51°58'1"N

Longitude: -0.1022 / 0°6'7"W

OS Eastings: 530474

OS Northings: 231556

OS Grid: TL304315

Mapcode National: GBR K8K.QYW

Mapcode Global: VHGNP.5TTB

Entry Name: Windmill House

Listing Date: 27 May 1968

Last Amended: 29 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102667

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162359

Location: Rushden, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Rushden

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Rushden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

RUSHDEN RUSHDEN
TL 3031
(Northwest side)
10/36 Windmill House
27.5.68 (formerly listed as
Windmill Farmhouse, Church End)
GV II
House, formerly Post Office and dwelling. Late C15 or C16, hall floored
and heated late C17, c.1800 divided to form 2 dwellings, extended C20.
Timber frame, rendered. Thatched roof with some tiles. 2 bay hall with
cross wing to left. 1 storey and attic with 2 storey cross wing.
Entrance at lower end of hall with a plank and muntin door with a
thatched hood on timber posts. Secondary date 'T 1730' in plaster over
entrance. Single leaded light in service bay to right. 3 light flush
frame casement to left, 3 light attic window with eyebrow thatching.
Axial red brick ridge stack inserted at lower end of hall. Jettied cross
wing to left has a plank and muntin door, 2 and 3 light casements with
leaded panes on ground floor, curved bracket to right end of jetty.
First floor pargetted with diamond patterning, a 2 light casement,
exposed plates, and purlins. Tiles on right slope of wing and at left
end of hall roof. Catslide roof over lean-to addition to left end of
cross wing. Cross wing has a hipped roof to rear. Lean-to addition to
rear of hall range. To right a C20 1 storey link to a C20 wing with a
gable front, tiled roofs. (RCHM Typescript).


Listing NGR: TL3047431556

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