Ditherington Flax Mill: Apprentice House, Shrewsbury - Shropshire (UA)

Former apprentice house for the Flax Mill c1812, now mothballed. Historic England is working in partnership with the local authority. Outline planning approval was secured for the whole site in 2010. Work has commenced on the main spinning mill, and this building will be part of a later phase.

Ditherington Flax Mill: Apprentice House, Shrewsbury - Shropshire (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Ditherington Flax Mill: Apprentice House
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1254855
  • Local Planning Authority: Shropshire (UA)
  • Site Type: Domestic > Residential building

Location

  • Building Name: Ditherington Flax Mill: Apprentice House
  • Street Name: Spring Gardens
  • Locality: Ditherington
  • Unitary Authority: Shropshire (UA)
  • Parish: Shrewsbury
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Shrewsbury and Atcham
  • Region: West Midlands

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: D - Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: D
  • Ownership: Government or agency
  • Designation: Listed Building grade II*, CA

Contact Details

Nick Molyneux 0121 625 6857

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England