Allen smelt mill, flue system and chimneys

Allen smelt mill, flue system and chimneys, Allendale, Hexham, Northumberland NE47 9EA View on map

The monument includes the remains of part of an ore hearth smelt mill and a reverberatory smelt mill, as well as the extensive system of flues which includes two chimneys, several ramped access ways and part of a contemporary trackway. It is in six separate areas of protection.

Opening Arrangements

The structure is available to be viewed by the public during the opening hours of the business units which share the site. This is generally 8am-5pm weekdays and 8am-1pm Saturday. There is an interpretation panel and digital interpretation available for mobile phones with no need for prior download.


Close to Allendale Town on the B6295, in same complex as the Allendale Brewery Rail: Hexham (10miles) and Haydon Bridge Bus: 688, 988 and 989 (school days only) A large free car park can accommodate coach parties

Parking Spaces


Extra parking by arrangement