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Statutory Address:

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Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 26851 28184


SE22NE LS27 STATION ROAD SE2628 MORLEY (north side)

2/43 Crank Mills 10.1.80

- II

Mill. c1792. 2 builds. For the Earl of Dartmouth. Thin coursed hammer- dressed stone, stone slate roof. 3 storeys. 7-bay original building with taller 3 bays added to left. All windows have plain-stone surrounds with deep lintels and slightly projecting sills. 4th bay has taking-in door to 1st-floor. 8th and 9th bays have taller windows to 1st floor the lintels being raised. All have small-pane glazing. Attached to right former engine house with lean-to roof This has tall full height window with semicircular arch, impost and keystone. Rear has taking-indoors to 2nd bay and similar windows to front. Left-hand return has 4 bays of similar windows with taking-in door to 1st floor of 2nd bay and smaller window set in gable.

Plaque attached to front records that this was the first steam-driven Woollen mill in West Yorkshire.

Listing NGR: SE2685128184


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

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Date: 23 Nov 2007
Reference: IOE01/17087/36
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Nigel Wood. Source Historic England Archive
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