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Brierfield Mills

A Grade II Listed Building in Nelson, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8252 / 53°49'30"N

Longitude: -2.2377 / 2°14'15"W

OS Eastings: 384447

OS Northings: 436569

OS Grid: SD844365

Mapcode National: GBR DST6.BJ

Mapcode Global: WHB7X.L3MW

Plus Code: 9C5VRQG6+3W

Entry Name: Brierfield Mills

Listing Date: 29 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073407

English Heritage Legacy ID: 186209

Location: Brierfield, Pendle, Lancashire, BB9

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Brierfield

Built-Up Area: Brierfield

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Brierfield St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 83 NW

Brierfield Mills

Mill building. Dated 1868. Stone. Part slate, part corrugated roof. 2, 3
and 4 storeys on sloping site. Northern block is in two parts. Section to left
is in rock-faced stone, 2 storeys. 10 bays. Tall, large-pane windows on ground
floor. Semi-circular headed windows above with continuous string. Large, semi-
circular arch-headed doorway with vermiculated voussoirs. Modern door with fanlight.
Twin, semi-circular headed windows above. Plain parapet, bold dentillation and
diminutive pediment. Section to right is ashlar. 2 storeys. 6 bays. Windows
with semi-circular heads forming continuous arcase. Alternate voussoirs stressed.
First floor windows similar with segmental heads, keystones stressed. Semi-
circular headed windows above door. Dentilled parapet with broken pediment.
Clock tower at rear in 4 stages. Circular base with square tower. Small window with
segmental head. Clock face set in semi-circular arched head, extended as string.
Dentillated cornice, pyramidal roof. Very prominent on valley side.

Listing NGR: SD8444736569

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

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