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Westmill Bury

A Grade II* Listed Building in Westmill, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9253 / 51°55'30"N

Longitude: -0.0077 / 0°0'27"W

OS Eastings: 537096

OS Northings: 227069

OS Grid: TL370270

Mapcode National: GBR K98.BVP

Mapcode Global: VHGNX.TV9Z

Entry Name: Westmill Bury

Listing Date: 22 February 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347548

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161369

Location: Westmill, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Westmill

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Westmill

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

Westmill village
(south side)

2/16 Westmill Bury



House. Early C18 (c1710: RCHM Typescript). Red brick with old
red tile roof. Double-pile plan main block of 2 storeys, cellar
and attics, 5 windows wide, facing N and S. Internal end-wall
chimneys. 3-room single-pile plan W wing. 3 hipped dormers on
each front with wooden cornices, are partly hidden by the brick
parapet with moulded band at eaves level. Similar hand at floor
level. Symmetrical N and S fronts each with central doorway and
slightly recessed box sash windows with 6/6 panes under segmental
gauged arches. 6-panel fielded doors. N front has a pilastered
Tuscan doorcase with full entablature and triangular pediment. S
front to garden has a fanlight and a Doric doorcase with fluted
pilasters, and entablature with triglyphs. Fine close string
staircase with urn balusters and square newels. Fluted pilasters
support arch with keystone from hall to stair. Similar archway
with double keystone to S entrance from garden. Pine panelled
rooms with 2-panel doors, H-hinges and moulded cornices. (Pevsner
(1977) 401)

Listing NGR: TL3709627069

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