Bean Mill

3 May 2003
Bean Mill, High Street, Berwick St James, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP3 4TS
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

BERWICK ST. JAMES HIGH STREET SU 03 NE (east side) 3/4 Bean Mill GV II Corn mill on River Till. Early C19. Flint and clunch with brick dressings, Welsh slate roof. Two-storey, 2-windowed; casements.

Two segmental brick arches over river on south side, with brick keystones, ground floor has planked door, 2-light and single-light cast-iron casements. West gable has planked doors to ground, first and attic floors. East gable has planked door, 2-light cast-iron casement to first floor and single-light casement to attic.

Interior retains working cast-iron water wheel, currently used to pump water supply from a bore, some of gearing retained, though disconnected, first floor retains one grinding stone and attic floor retains wooden grain hoppers in situ. One of a series of mills on the Till and Wylye Rivers, those in this area erected by the Wilton Estate.

Listing NGR: SU0721039084


This is part of the Series: IOE01/2022 IOE Records taken by Anne Thomas; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mrs Anne Thomas. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Thomas, Anne

Rights Holder: Thomas, Anne


Brick, Clunch, Flint, Welsh Slate, Georgian Corn Mill, Victorian Industrial, Mill, Industrial Building, Food Processing Site, Food And Drink Industry Site