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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1102667
English Heritage Legacy ID: 162359
Location: Rushden, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9
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
10/36 Windmill House
27.5.68 (formerly listed as
Windmill Farmhouse, Church End)
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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