Nancledra Mill

13 Sep 1999
Nancledra Mill, Towednack, Penwith, Cornwall, TR20 8NA
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TOWEDNACK NANCLEDRA SW 43 NE 4/221 Nancledra Mill 6.7.78 GV II Water mill. Circa late C18. Granite ashlar to west side otherwise granite rubble with granite dressings. Steep hipped roof, one half with grouted scantle slate the other half covered with corrugated asbestos. Iron waterwheel.

Plan: rectangular mill with later lean-to cartshed on the right. Overshot wheel at rear left, earth ramp to first floor loading doorway at right hand end.

Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 2 window east front with central doorway. No windows to first floor of front. C19 ledged door and 4-pane horned sashes. First floor windows at rear and at left-hand end.

Interiors: not inspected. There may be some machinery of interest.

Listing NGR: SW4960636001


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0423 IOE Records taken by Richard Clegg; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Richard Clegg. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Clegg, Richard

Rights Holder: Clegg, Richard


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