ROSE MILLS (ORIGINAL BUILDING ONLY)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1057085
Date first listed:
29-Oct-1987
Statutory Address:
ROSE MILLS (ORIGINAL BUILDING ONLY), STATION ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
ROSE MILLS (ORIGINAL BUILDING ONLY), STATION ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Ilminster
National Grid Reference:
ST 34422 15024

Details

ILMINSTER CP STATION ROAD (South side, off) ST31NW 1/144 Rose Mills (original building only) -

- II

Industrial building. Earlier C19. Ham stone rubble, ashlar quoins; double Roman clay tiled roof with bargeboarded gables; brick chimney stack, Three storeys; earliest portion 6 bays. Metal windows in segmental arched openings having stone voussoirs with keystones; doors to lower bay 3, upper bays 4 and 5 and top bays 2 and 4, north-east elevation; doors all part glazed, in segmental arched openings, with cast-iron approach stairs: the openings to all lower bays and first floor bay 6 blocked on this side. Extension south-east slightly lower, 2 storeys, 9 bays, of later C19 brick lined openings, casement windows, brick porch to bay 7; doorway to upper bay 3 with external iron staircase, South-west elevation similar, but in part masked by later buildings not of special interest, Interiors not accessible. Premises formerly occupied by the Chard Lace Company; mill pond now filled in. (Buchanan C A and R A, Batsford Guide to Industrial Archaeology of Central and Southern England, 1980).

Listing NGR: ST3442215024

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
263959
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Buchanan, , Buchanan, , Batsford Guide to Industrial Archaeology Central Southern England, (1980)

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 27 Jul 2006
Reference: IOE01/15778/12
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John Chester. Source Historic England Archive
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