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Flax Mill Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Askrigg, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.315 / 54°18'54"N

Longitude: -2.0864 / 2°5'11"W

OS Eastings: 394474

OS Northings: 491052

OS Grid: SD944910

Mapcode National: GBR FLWJ.2Y

Mapcode Global: WHB5G.XSMW

Entry Name: Flax Mill Farm

Listing Date: 25 March 1969

Last Amended: 9 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131192

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323048

Location: Askrigg, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Askrigg

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SD 99 SW
(south side)
19/26 Flax Mill Farm
(formerly listed as Old
25.3.69 Flax Mill)
- II
Water-powered textile mill, now house and outbuilding. c1785. Rubble,
stone slate roof. 3 storeys, 5 first-floor openings, with 2-storey rear
wing. Quoins, also at straight joint between bays 3 and 4. Doorways in
bays 3 and 4, and on first floor in bay 1. 4-pane sash windows in house at
right end. Stack between bays 3 and 4, and large paired-stack forming bell-
cote at right gable. Built as a cotton mill, later converted to flax.
Hartley M and Ingilby J, Yorkshire Village (1979), pp 131-135.

Listing NGR: SD9447491052

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