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Windmill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Barrowden, Rutland

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Latitude: 52.5912 / 52°35'28"N

Longitude: -0.5977 / 0°35'51"W

OS Eastings: 495091

OS Northings: 300193

OS Grid: SK950001

Mapcode National: GBR DV1.KPN

Mapcode Global: WHGM7.S4KB

Entry Name: Windmill House

Listing Date: 10 November 1955

Last Amended: 29 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073959

English Heritage Legacy ID: 186877

Location: Barrowden, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Barrowden

Built-Up Area: Barrowden

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Barrowden and Wakerley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


7/47 Windmill House (formerly listed
as Windmill Inn)

House. Dated 1630. Coursed rubble stone with quoins and stone dressings and
Collyweston slate roof with moulded stone end stacks and wing ridge stack.
Stone coped left gable. 3 storeys of 2 3-light stone mullion windows, some
restored, and a similar 1-light to left on the 2 lower floors. On lower 2 storey
wing to left, door in C20 stone doorway and 3-light stone mullion with similar
2-light over, all with hood moulds. Extending left from this wing, a large
extension of 1981. In centre of house front wall a stone tablet inscribed 'Ano.
Dmi. 1630: Our life paseth awaie like a shado' (sic). On rear 1 and 1½ storey
extensions and a stone tablet inscribed 'Sine timore domini omnia vanitas'.
An inglenook and a stone fireplace with Tudor arch are inside.

Listing NGR: SK9509100193

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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