EMPIRE MILLS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1063636

Date first listed: 29-Jul-1987

Statutory Address: EMPIRE MILLS, AUTHORPE ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: EMPIRE MILLS, AUTHORPE ROAD

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

County: Lincolnshire

District: East Lindsey (District Authority)

Parish: Claythorpe

National Grid Reference: TF 41411 79015

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History

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Details

CLAYTHORPE AUTHORPE ROAD TF 47 NW (south side) 2/13 Empire Mills

II

Water mill, now restaurant. Originally C18, largely rebuilt early C19 and top storey in 1890 after fire. Colourwashed brickwork, hipped pantile roof. 3 storey, 3 bay front with planked door to ground floor, and above to both floors 3 small glazing bar casements with painted brick arches. The mill was formerly powered by an overshot water wheel which was replaced, after the fire, by a turbine. The steel wheel and gearing remain and the turbine is housed at the rear of the mill in a small outshot with a tall brick chimney stack. This is the last regularly worked water mill in Lincolnshire, but the water power has not been used since 1977. Source: Neil R. Wright.

Listing NGR: TF4141179015

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 196079

Legacy System: LBS

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