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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.

Name: LUMB MILL AT NGR SE 047 289

List entry Number: 1119751



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


District: Calderdale

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 20-May-1998

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 469279

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HALIFAX SE 02 NW WAINSTALLS 679/3/10268 Lumb Mill at NGR SE 047 289


Cotton spinning watermill, converted to worsted spinning, now workshop. 1803, converted c1833. Coursed rubble stone with ashlar dressings and stone slate roof. Steeply sloping site, 3 storey to north and 2 storey to rear. North front has 6 windows, plus additional window to right lighting added wheel housing. Ground floor has 5 windows in flush ashlar surrounds one converted to a door, to right single storey covered tailrace. Above 6 glazing bar windows in flush ashalr surrounds and to right a 2-light casement window in similar surround. Above again 5 glazing bar windows and another narrow window to left. West gable wall has small access door to ground floor and a loft window in the gable. South front has 5 lower windows flanked by pentrough and loft access. Top floor has four 2-light casement windows with flush ashlar mullions and to right double plank loft doors. INTERIOR has 3 storey wheelhouse to west containing very rare cast iron overshot suspension wheel, 36 feet in diameter. Remainder of mill has wooden floors supported on central row of cast iron columns on ground and first floor. This small textile mill contains a very rare and unusual cast iron waterwheel.

Listing NGR: SE0470428866

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National Grid Reference: SE 04704 28866


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