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Mill House, Mill Cottage and Mill Wheel

A Grade II Listed Building in Potterspury, West Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0827 / 52°4'57"N

Longitude: -0.8903 / 0°53'25"W

OS Eastings: 476139

OS Northings: 243290

OS Grid: SP761432

Mapcode National: GBR BY6.HPY

Mapcode Global: VHDSR.JX67

Plus Code: 9C4X34M5+3V

Entry Name: Mill House, Mill Cottage and Mill Wheel

Listing Date: 9 July 1975

Last Amended: 18 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041650

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235335

Location: Potterspury, West Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: West Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Potterspury

Built-Up Area: Potterspury

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Potterspury with Furtho and Yardley Gobion

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Description


POTTERSPURY CHURCH END
SP7642 (West side)
15/98 Mill House, Mill Cottage and
09/07/75 Mill Wheel
(Formerly listed as
Potterspury Mill (The Old
Hill))

GV II

Water mill and mill house, now converted into 3 dwellings. c.1850-60 with C20
alterations. Coursed limestone rubble, slate roof, brick ridge and end stacks.
3-storey, 5-window mill and 2-storey, 3-window mill house. The latter has 2-unit
plan. Mill and mill house are both under sane roof. Former mill (Hill House) has
C20 windows and door in original openings with round-arched brick heads.
Slate-hung gabled hoist over centre above eaves. Red-brick lean-to extension to
right. Former mill house to left (Mill Cottage) on higher ground has central C20
door and 12-pane sash windows to ground and 1st floor, except for small central
1st floor window, all with segmental-arched brick heads. Brick corbelled eaves
to whole block. Gabled wing to rear of former mill (Mill Wheel) has similar
fenestration, probably former engine house, with tall rebuilt red-brick chimney
adjacent. No machinery survives. Originally water-powered, the mill also had
steam power. Built to serve the Grafton estate.


Listing NGR: SP7613943290

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