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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1078163



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


District: County of Herefordshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Longtown

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 09-Mar-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 355418

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SO 32 NW LONGTOWN CP Pontynys Mill



Watermill, now disused. Early C19. Coursed rubble stone with Welsh slate and corrugated sheet roof. L-plan, wing projecting forward on right. 2 storeys and attic. Facing gable has stable door on ground and first floors to left and a 1-light casement on each floor. A similar casement on ground and first floors of left return, and a door on both floors of main range. An extension and boarded windows on left end. Large iron and wood high-breast water wheel to rear. Interior reputed to contain an elaborate gearing arrangement with four pairs of French burr stones. Believed working until 1939. (Coates, S.D. and Tucker, D.G: Watermills of the Monnow and Trothy: Monmouth District Museum Service, 1978, pp,16, 27, 29).

Listing NGR: SO3263528835

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Coates, S D, Tucker, D G, Watermills of the Monnow and Trothy, (1978), 16, 27, 29

National Grid Reference: SO 32635 28835


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