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Rashleigh Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Wembworthy, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9028 / 50°54'9"N

Longitude: -3.9033 / 3°54'11"W

OS Eastings: 266266

OS Northings: 113200

OS Grid: SS662132

Mapcode National: GBR KY.RH08

Mapcode Global: FRA 26QQ.769

Plus Code: 9C2RW33W+4M

Entry Name: Rashleigh Mill

Listing Date: 19 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106583

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95544

Location: Wembworthy, Mid Devon, Devon, EX18

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Wembworthy

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Wembworthy with Eggesford

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Description


WEMBWORTHY BRIDGE REEVE
SS 61 SE
1/73 Rashleigh Mill
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GV II

Wheat and barley mill. Late C19. Exposed stone rubble; slate roof, said to have
originally been thatch.
Gable-ended 3-storey block with south-facing gable front containing first floor
plank door to right with external wooden steps and porch now with corrugated iron
roof, and at gable projecting timber loading hatch. The right (eastern) side has
door to ground floor and C19 casement with glazing bars to first floor.
Interior: the south end is built over now-disused leat and still contains the cast-
iron water wheel with timber shutters. The ground floor has the gearing. The
first floor has the complete mill machinery complete-with mill stones and includes
a silk flour sieve. Structure has plain carpentry detail and roof not inspected.


Listing NGR: SS6626613200

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