THE CORN MILL AND MILL WHEEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1153482
Date first listed:
23-Jan-1952
Date of most recent amendment:
18-Jun-1986
Statutory Address:
THE CORN MILL AND MILL WHEEL

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE CORN MILL AND MILL WHEEL

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

County:
Gloucestershire
District:
Cotswold (District Authority)
Parish:
Compton Abdale
National Grid Reference:
SP0620416543

Details

COMPTON ABDALE COMPTON ABDALE VILLAGE SP 01 NE 5/22 The Corn Mill and mill wheel (Formerly listed as 'Corn Mill Barn') 23.1.52 II Former barn/corn mill, now house and open-fronted store. Late C18- mid C19. Limestone rubble, stone slate and artificial stone slate roof to main body. Roman tile roof to open-fronted store. Rectangular plan to barn/mill with projecting porch on south with lean-to extension added to gable. Lean-to left of porch, another lean-to to rear left (without roof at time of resurvey August 1985). South elevation; double doors to porch. Single light and 2-light C20 casements to lean-to left. Two ventilation slits right of porch and former pitching window below eaves. Left gable end; 2-light stone-mullioned casement to first floor, similar C20 casement left. French doors to ground floor with two single-light casements right, one C18 with flat-chamfered stone surround. Three C20 skylights in roof at front and rear. Cast-iron overshot water wheel c7m in diameter in situ at rear. Water from lake diverted via leat to feeder pool (with overflow outlet and sluice), thence via cast-iron pipe supported on stone pier to tank over uppermost part of wheel. Eight-bay open-fronted store right of mill/barn, bays divided by stone built square piers. Interior; gearing formerly powered by traction engine still in situ with two mill wheels in room above. Mill ceased production in late 1940's or early 1950's.

Listing NGR: SP0620416543

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
130020
Legacy System:
LBS

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: 20 Apr 2002
Reference: IOE01/06947/08
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John Hanson. Source Historic England Archive
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