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L Shaped Range of Buildings to Dunkirk Mills

A Grade II* Listed Building in Nailsworth, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7036 / 51°42'12"N

Longitude: -2.2263 / 2°13'34"W

OS Eastings: 384460

OS Northings: 200562

OS Grid: SO844005

Mapcode National: GBR 1N4.1ZF

Mapcode Global: VH954.CFFW

Entry Name: L Shaped Range of Buildings to Dunkirk Mills

Listing Date: 10 March 1977

Last Amended: 17 July 1980

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120862

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354739

Location: Nailsworth, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Nailsworth

Built-Up Area: Nailsworth

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Nailsworth St George

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

(north-east side)
L-shaped range of
buildings to Dunkirk Mills
(formerly listed as
Dunkirk Mills)
SO 8400 5/25 10.3.77
Dunkirk Mills are amongst the finest surviving mills in Gloucestershire
and said to have the best water-power in the Nailsworth Valley.
New in 1741. Rebuilt 1798 with additions, 1805, 1818, 1821, 1827, 1855
(see datestones). Origins probably older. A long 4 storey range in 4
sections, cross wings at each end and a tall roughly central chimney on
west side. Three water wheels said to remain. Coursed rubble with ashlar
Furtest block to south has 2 light stone mullion windows with segmental
heads, ranged 9 - crosswing - 2, and an attic with large gabled dormers
in stone slate roof (partly tiled). Windows have small pane casements.
Next a 6 window range dated 'P P 1818' with chimney and also with attic
in 3 gabled dormers. Coped verge with chimney with open oval panel.
Next a 7 window range with continuous blocked mansard lights and slate
roof, dated 1798. The most northerly block now has a flat roof, it has
5 windows - crosswing dated 1855 - and end bay. Four window return and
later brick extensions with chimney. Small single storey blacksmith's
shop extension at south end.

Listing NGR: SO8446000562

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

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