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Pontynys Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Longtown, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9539 / 51°57'14"N

Longitude: -2.9816 / 2°58'53"W

OS Eastings: 332635

OS Northings: 228835

OS Grid: SO326288

Mapcode National: GBR F7.M11H

Mapcode Global: VH78N.84LZ

Entry Name: Pontynys Mill

Listing Date: 9 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078163

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355418

Location: Longtown, County of Herefordshire, HR2

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Longtown

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Clodock and Longtown

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 32 NW LONGTOWN CP Pontynys Mill

6/91

II

Watermill, now disused. Early C19. Coursed rubble stone with Welsh slate and
corrugated sheet roof. L-plan, wing projecting forward on right. 2 storeys and
attic. Facing gable has stable door on ground and first floors to left and a
1-light casement on each floor. A similar casement on ground and first floors of
left return, and a door on both floors of main range. An extension and boarded
windows on left end. Large iron and wood high-breast water wheel to rear. Interior
reputed to contain an elaborate gearing arrangement with four pairs of French burr
stones. Believed working until 1939.
(Coates, S.D. and Tucker, D.G: Watermills of the Monnow and Trothy: Monmouth
District Museum Service, 1978, pp,16, 27, 29).


Listing NGR: SO3263528835

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