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Old Townford Mill

A Grade II* Listed Building in Halstead, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9425 / 51°56'33"N

Longitude: 0.6363 / 0°38'10"E

OS Eastings: 581298

OS Northings: 230396

OS Grid: TL812303

Mapcode National: GBR QJK.5NQ

Mapcode Global: VHJJ5.ZF7Q

Plus Code: 9F32WJVP+2G

Entry Name: Old Townford Mill

Listing Date: 24 February 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1122457

English Heritage Legacy ID: 113842

Location: Halstead, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Halstead

Built-Up Area: Halstead

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Halstead St Andrew with Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Old Townford Mill
TL 8130 SW 1/5 24.2.50.


Built in l807 by Samuel Courtauld, when he moved from Pebmarsh and established
his silk mills in Braintree. Modern mills now extend over larger area and this
is the only remaining original building. 3 storey weatherboarded, roofs in
grey slate, rows of windows with small glazing bars. Stands astride the river
stream. Originally had a beam engine. Forms picturesque group with Mill House.

Listing NGR: TL8129830396

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

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