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Number 18 (Mill House), Wall of Mill Dam Extending to North and Wheelpit and Iron Water Wheel

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitwell, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8752 / 51°52'30"N

Longitude: -0.2768 / 0°16'36"W

OS Eastings: 518724

OS Northings: 221026

OS Grid: TL187210

Mapcode National: GBR H6V.GT8

Mapcode Global: VHGP5.541B

Plus Code: 9C3XVPGF+37

Entry Name: Number 18 (Mill House), Wall of Mill Dam Extending to North and Wheelpit and Iron Water Wheel

Listing Date: 27 May 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103260

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162930

Location: St. Paul's Walden, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: St Paul's Walden

Built-Up Area: Whitwell

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Paul's Walden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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12/138 No. 18 (Mill House),
27.5.68 wall of mill dam
extending to N and
wheelpit and iron
water wheel


Miller's house and dam wall, wheelpit and wheel of now demolished mill,
now a private house. C18, 'WC 1736' cut in brick on front, renovated and
extended to rear in C19. Attached mill in use up to c.1920, demolished
c.1970. Dark red brick with some blue bricks and light red dressings.
Steep old red tile roof with moulded wooden eaves cornice. A 2-storeys
and attics house facing S with later parallel rear ranges, and short
extension to W. Original house has 2-cells, central entrance, end
chimneys plan. Stair was in rear wing replaced by larger C19 wing. S
front has 3 gabled dormers on roofslope with cusped bargeboards, eaves
cornice, 3 windows to 1st floor (flush box sashes with 2/2 panes),
plat-band, 6-panel fielded door recessed in doorcase with plain
pilasters and full entablature. Canted bay window on right and sash
window with flat gauged arch to left. Projecting E gable chimney with
plat bands at floor and eaves level on gable. Brick revetment wall holds
water on W and brick wheelpit has 2M wide iron waterwheel on thick iron
shaft. (Morris (1980)32).

Listing NGR: TL1872421026

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