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Ilex Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Rawtenstall, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7007 / 53°42'2"N

Longitude: -2.2825 / 2°16'56"W

OS Eastings: 381448

OS Northings: 422731

OS Grid: SD814227

Mapcode National: GBR DTHN.N4

Mapcode Global: WH97B.X78T

Entry Name: Ilex Mill

Listing Date: 22 February 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072788

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185727

Location: Rossendale, Lancashire, BB4

County: Lancashire

District: Rossendale

Town: Rossendale

Electoral Ward/Division: Longholme

Built-Up Area: Rawtenstall

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Rawtenstall St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SD 82 SW, 14/149

RAWTENSTALL,
BACUP ROAD,
Ilex Mill

22.02.1982

II

Cotton mill, built in 1856 for Peter Whitehead, who perhaps was its designer
if not its architect. Coursed squared rough-faced sandstone. Mainly five
storeys of equal height, with uniform 9-pane vertical windows. Not of
symmetrical layout. Three and two-storey wings share slender, coupled pilaster
strips, at corners and elsewhere, with main block. Mostly flat-roofed over
rudimentary cornice. Very tall chimney rises from pedestal with quoins and
cornices and has bands and cornice at head. Interior has cast-iron columns
supporting the arched brick ceilings.


Listing NGR: SD8144822731

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