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Springfield Water Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Chelmsford, Essex

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Latitude: 51.736 / 51°44'9"N

Longitude: 0.4794 / 0°28'45"E

OS Eastings: 571303

OS Northings: 207049

OS Grid: TL713070

Mapcode National: GBR PKK.21R

Mapcode Global: VHJK2.8MBK

Entry Name: Springfield Water Mill

Listing Date: 20 May 1949

Last Amended: 14 December 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1099139

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352602

Location: Chelmsford, Essex, CM2

County: Essex

District: Chelmsford

Town: Chelmsford

Electoral Ward/Division: Moulsham and Central

Built-Up Area: Chelmsford

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Cathedral Church of St Mary the Virgin, St Peter and St Cedd

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Springfield Water Mill
formerly listed as
Springfield Mill)
TL 7107 SW 2/44 20.5.49.


C18 undershot watermill, timber framed and weather-boarded. Of 5-storeys,
single long range. Front (north) elevation has 4 windows and 2 doors close
to the centre, much blocked and altered. First floor, 3 sash windows and
2 doors, one central. Second floor 4 sash windows and one central door.
Most windows in pairs of small paned sashes, ground floor 5 windows and 2 doors.
Jettied sack-hoist (lucam), over on knees. Roof ridged gabled and slated eaves
paired modillions. Plan rectangular. Inside great spur wheel with compass-arms
on the up-and-down shaft of heavy oak probably C16. At rear C18 office, one
storey and attic, ridged and gabled roof, peg-tiled, weather-boarded on south

Listing NGR: TL7130307049

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

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