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The Old Mill with Attached Wall to North West

A Grade II Listed Building in Rothbury, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.3084 / 55°18'30"N

Longitude: -1.8942 / 1°53'39"W

OS Eastings: 406814

OS Northings: 601591

OS Grid: NU068015

Mapcode National: GBR H761.QX

Mapcode Global: WHB0Q.WT5X

Plus Code: 9C7W8454+88

Entry Name: The Old Mill with Attached Wall to North West

Listing Date: 25 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041931

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236606

Location: Rothbury, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Rothbury

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Upper Coquetdale

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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B 6344
(South side, off)
Thrum Mill
The Old Mill with
attached wall to


Mill and attached wall. C18, heightened and wings added in early C19. Tooled
stone; Welsh slate roof. Rectangular 3-storey main block with external wheel
at south end, and tower wings to east and west.

West elevation 3 storeys, 2 bays. Ground floor has boarded door on left and
projecting gabled wing on right; 1st floor has 9-pane and 4-pane casements,
2nd floor part-slatted windows. Remains of blocked C18 windows in lower part
of wall. Coped gables, stepped-and-banded left end stack. Wing has doorway
and window on left return, cast-iron slatted ridge vent and stepped-and-corniced
end stack. Attached 15-metre-long wall on far left has chamfered set back at
mid-height and gabled coping.

Left return has 2 steps up to central boarded door. Rear elevation shows
central projecting wing flanked by blocked windows, and 2 part-slatted windows
to 2nd floor. Wing has arched opening under part-slatted window in end wall,
chamfered eaves cornices and hipped roof; external stone stair to boarded door
on right return. Right return of main block shows fragmentary remains of
wheel, and central lst-floor window.

Interior altered; west wing contains remains of drying kiln.

Listing NGR: NU0681401591

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