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Waterside Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Bacup, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7055 / 53°42'19"N

Longitude: -2.203 / 2°12'10"W

OS Eastings: 386696

OS Northings: 423244

OS Grid: SD866232

Mapcode National: GBR FT1L.VF

Mapcode Global: WHB8J.4465

Plus Code: 9C5VPQ4W+5R

Entry Name: Waterside Mill

Listing Date: 30 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072860

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185592

Location: Greensclough, Rossendale, Lancashire, OL13

County: Lancashire

Electoral Ward/Division: Greensclough

Built-Up Area: Bacup

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

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Waterside Mill


Cotton mill, dated 1839 on wagon entrance. Coursed sandstone
blocks, slate roof, chimney at right front corner, now cut down.
Rectangular 11-window plan, 3½ storeys, gable to road. This end,
which has a short, three-storey extension covering the centre and
right-hand side, incorporates the engine house and chimney which is embraced
by the right-hand corner; round-arched wagon entrance to the
left-hand side of the gable wall has projecting keystone inscribed "1839",
and above this are three vertically aligned windows in reduced openings,
probably originally loading doors. Side walls have vertical
rectangular windows with plain sills and heads, altered glazing;
unusual triple gutter brackets. Rear, built into a slope, becomes
21 storeys, has 3-stage loading doors in the centre from the second
floor to the apex (fire escape now leading from the centre of these),
two vertically aligned doors below and to the left, and various small
windows. INTERIOR: iron columns supporting timber beams which pass
through cast iron stirrups at the heads.

Listing NGR: SD8669623244

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