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Olive Wheel Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Bradfield, Sheffield

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Latitude: 53.401 / 53°24'3"N

Longitude: -1.5434 / 1°32'36"W

OS Eastings: 430454

OS Northings: 389451

OS Grid: SK304894

Mapcode National: GBR KYN3.NK

Mapcode Global: WHCCB.8S92

Entry Name: Olive Wheel Mill

Listing Date: 15 October 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132866

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335335

Location: Bradfield, Sheffield, S6

County: Sheffield

Civil Parish: Bradfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wadsley

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

(south side)

14/11 Olive Wheel Mill

Mill. Mid C19. Coursed, squared gritstone, Welsh slate roofs.
3 parallel ranges with another shorter range to left rear, all
attached. To left another attached range of buildings roofed at
right angles, the rear part derelict. Single storey. Entrance
elevation has large boarded doors to left with 3 boarded-up
windows to right with lintels cut to resemble voussoirs and keystones.
Another large doorway to far right with 3-centred, 2-piece keyed arch.
Rear : two medium-sized cast iron overshot waterwheels on separate
off-set axles, each with cast iron pentrough above. In the mill
wall behind a massive gritstone door surround, with relieving arch
over, allowed access to wheel from inside the works. Derelict part
of building,formerly grinding mill, retains drive gear but is without
any roof structure. Dam survives, brick-arched tailrace passes beneath
mill buildings. Originally built as a paper mill and grinding mill.

Listing NGR: SK3045489451

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

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