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Gatcombe Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Ashton, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.4277 / 51°25'39"N

Longitude: -2.6889 / 2°41'20"W

OS Eastings: 352201

OS Northings: 170079

OS Grid: ST522700

Mapcode National: GBR JL.PBBF

Mapcode Global: VH88S.BCVW

Entry Name: Gatcombe Mill

Listing Date: 1 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129058

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33603

Location: Long Ashton, North Somerset, BS48

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Long Ashton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


ST 57 SW SP/86


Watermill, now disused. Early C19. Limeworked rubble, brick window heads, pantile
roofs, cast and wrought iron and timber machinery. West elevation: 3 storeys, 6
windows, all under segmental heads, some have 3-light casements, some are blank, off-
centre left is door, repeated immediately above, off-centre right is a large segmental
headed cast entry, hipped roof; large lean-to on south elevation, one eaves window to
north; rear elevation, built into hillside shows 2 storeys, plain windows to right and
left of entry sluice from mill pond. Interior: remarkably complete machinery
including at ground floor an overshot cast iron wheel with wrought iron buckets,
adjacent pit wheel has applewood teeth, great spurwheel has C20 guard, stone nut with
lifting mechanism intact; on stone floor above are 2 stones with runs, an auxiliary
shaft (now guarded), water through a cast iron launder with regulator; on second floor
is a sack hoist shaft and drum, associated traps are complete throughout, various bins
and an extractor fan.

Listing NGR: ST5220170079

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

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