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Rose Mills (Original Building Only)

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilminster, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9309 / 50°55'51"N

Longitude: -2.9345 / 2°56'4"W

OS Eastings: 334422

OS Northings: 115024

OS Grid: ST344150

Mapcode National: GBR M8.PNCD

Mapcode Global: FRA 46RN.0L8

Entry Name: Rose Mills (Original Building Only)

Listing Date: 29 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057085

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263959

Location: Ilminster, South Somerset, Somerset, TA19

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Ilminster

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Ilminster

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

1/144 Rose Mills
(original building only)

- II

Industrial building. Earlier C19. Ham stone rubble, ashlar quoins; double Roman clay tiled roof with bargeboarded
gables; brick chimney stack, Three storeys; earliest portion 6 bays. Metal windows in segmental arched openings having
stone voussoirs with keystones; doors to lower bay 3, upper bays 4 and 5 and top bays 2 and 4, north-east elevation;
doors all part glazed, in segmental arched openings, with cast-iron approach stairs: the openings to all lower bays and
first floor bay 6 blocked on this side. Extension south-east slightly lower, 2 storeys, 9 bays, of later C19 brick
lined openings, casement windows, brick porch to bay 7; doorway to upper bay 3 with external iron staircase, South-west
elevation similar, but in part masked by later buildings not of special interest, Interiors not accessible. Premises
formerly occupied by the Chard Lace Company; mill pond now filled in. (Buchanan C A and R A, Batsford Guide to
Industrial Archaeology of Central and Southern England, 1980).

Listing NGR: ST3442215024

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