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Building 51 Milford Dyehouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Belper, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.0025 / 53°0'8"N

Longitude: -1.4791 / 1°28'44"W

OS Eastings: 435056

OS Northings: 345146

OS Grid: SK350451

Mapcode National: GBR 6CW.QWB

Mapcode Global: WHDGF.7SYL

Entry Name: Building 51 Milford Dyehouse

Listing Date: 13 December 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087348

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78496

Location: Belper, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE56

County: Derbyshire

District: Amber Valley

Civil Parish: Belper

Built-Up Area: Belper

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Milford Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

Building 51
Milford Dyehouse
SK 3545 5/172
Said to have been built in 1832. Represents a late development of William
Strutt's methods of fire proof construction, (he died in 1830). Coursed stone.
Hipped slate roof, L-shaped, eastern wall veers slightly along curving bank
of mill goit. (Goit now mostly in culvert). Two storeys. Vaulted construction
with brick floors above. Iron beams and cast iron columns linked by wrought
iron tie rods, the spandrels filled with sand. Eight bays long and 2 asymmetrical
bays wide. Recently restored. Eastern facade has 7 pairs of iron-framed Strutt
windows each with centre casement. Double loading doors at low 1st floor level,
north end of this facade. South end of Mill Goit opened up during restoration
and new stone wall at rear of this contains mill bell of 1781. To east of
this re-erected columns from former Building 52 with brick arch above, then
stone gate piers and cast iron gates with bands, roundels and arms.

Listing NGR: SK3505645146

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