Mill House / Holbrook Mill

14 Aug 1999
Mill House, Church Road, Holbrook, Babergh, Suffolk, IP9 2QN
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Holbrook Mill, Church Road, Holbrook, Babergh, Suffolk, IP9 2QN
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


25/25 16/3/72 Holbrook Mill and Mill House


Mill and Mill House. C19 and C18 of earlier origin. C19 mill: Road face, timber framed and weatherboarded brick plinth. Grey slate roof. 3 storeys and basement. Rear, painted brick, lean to roof of red plain tiles. 2 storeys. Mill House to right probably C18 faced with cement set with clinker. Red plain tiled gambrel roof with 4 dormers bargeboards to gables.

Rear left and end right red brick with chimneystacks 2 storeys and attics 4.window range of 3 light casements. Central vertically-boarded door. Egg and dart moulded surround moulded pediment. The ground floor is below road level and the front door is approached by a flight of stone steps with cast iron handrails. The forecourt is enclosed by hooped railings attached to the front right of the mill. The depressed gable of the mill faces and adjoins the road. the roof is hipped at rear. The lucam on the upper floor has a lean to and a hoist door in the floor. Below the lucan is a drop ladder fixed to the wall to left of which is a 2-light casement with centre transoms Ground floor Right. halved door, left workshop window of 6 lights with 2 transoms. The right return adjacent to the house has on each floor a 2 or 3 light casement window and a multi light workshop window in the basement. Various windows to left return, C20 door to right.

Listing NGR: TM1697335776


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0665 IOE Records taken by Russell Edwards; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Russell Edwards. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Edwards, Russell

Rights Holder: Edwards, Russell


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