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Coombe Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Kew, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.552 / 50°33'7"N

Longitude: -4.8095 / 4°48'34"W

OS Eastings: 201068

OS Northings: 76237

OS Grid: SX010762

Mapcode National: GBR ZW.W60N

Mapcode Global: FRA 07TL.VGN

Entry Name: Coombe Mill

Listing Date: 26 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129857

English Heritage Legacy ID: 351490

Location: St. Kew, Cornwall, PL27

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Kew

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Kew

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

5/301 Coombe Mill
Watermill now used as store. Circa mid to late C19. Stone rubble with brick
segmental arches to openings. Rag slate roof with hipped ends. Brick stack on right
hand hipped end.
Rectangular plan with waterwheel originally on east end. Built into side of bank
with ground rising to west and large loading entrance in first floor at west end.
Two storey south elevation with symmetrical two window garden front. Two 4 pane
casements on ground and first floor with central C19 plank door. Two storey
elevations on north and on east with undershot wheel removed. Mill leat survives.
Single storey elevation on west where ground rises with large opening below timber
Interior: Circa late C19 machinery, largely of iron in pit along north wall.
Although derelict the machinery appears to be largely complete. First floor:
millstones removed. Remains of sack hoists. Bolted collar rafter roof.
Mill operating up to late 1940's.

Listing NGR: SX0106876237

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

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