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Downham Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Downham, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.9015 / 53°54'5"N

Longitude: -2.321 / 2°19'15"W

OS Eastings: 379006

OS Northings: 445089

OS Grid: SD790450

Mapcode National: GBR DR7B.94

Mapcode Global: WH96C.B60B

Entry Name: Downham Mill

Listing Date: 27 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072138

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183359

Location: Downham, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Downham

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Downham St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


SD 790 450
3/40 Downham Mill


Former mill, now used as farm building, 1818. Rubble with slate roof.
L-plan. 2 storeys with attic. South wall, on inner side of 'L', has a
window with plain stone surround on each floor, and a door with plain
stone surround on each floor to the left, the 1st floor one now blocked.
The west wall, also on the inside of the 'L', has a window with plain
stone surround on both floors, the 1st floor one having a central square
mullion. To the right on the ground floor is a wide doorway with plain
stone surround and semi-circular head. Above on the 1st floor is a
door with plain stone surround and 'WA 1818' inscribed on the lintel.
The north wall has, beneath a gable at the left, a door with plain stone
surround. To its right is a 2-light window with plain stone surround and
square mullion. On the 1st floor are 3 similar windows. The attic has a
similar window, once of 3 lights but now with one mullion remaining. The
wing at the right has a window with plain stone surround on each floor.
The east wall has 3 openings with relieving arches. The right-hand one
is blocked; the others have windows with plain stone surrounds. On the
1st floor are 2 windows with plain stone surrounds. Interior has original
floors, and a platform for millstones supported by stone pillars.

Listing NGR: SD7900645089

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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