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Aireworth Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Keighley, Bradford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8737 / 53°52'25"N

Longitude: -1.891 / 1°53'27"W

OS Eastings: 407261

OS Northings: 441945

OS Grid: SE072419

Mapcode National: GBR HR7N.D4

Mapcode Global: WHB7P.XWPR

Entry Name: Aireworth Mill

Listing Date: 4 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1134145

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338086

Location: Keighley, Bradford, BD21

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: Keighley

Built-Up Area: Keighley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Keighley

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

KEIGHLEY AIREWORTH ROAD
SE 04 SE (west side)

5/1 Aireworth Mill

II

Mill. Late C18-early C19 and slightly later. Coursed stone, stone slate and
Welsh slate roofs. Main range 3 storeys, 13 bays to left with taller, 6-bay
section added to right, all windows with glazing bars, stone cills and lintels.
Left-hand section has bricked up arch with voussoirs on right, with 2 doors to its
left. Rear has loading bays and semicircular stair tower with curved windows with
glazing bars and embattled parapet. Right return has clock in architrave to
gable. In front and to left of this range is engine house with round-arched,
voussoired doorway with impost band and keyed oculus and hoist above. Ashlar
coping. Left return brick. Both returns with shaped gutter brackets on table.
Tall, tapering, octagonal chimney. Disused at time of resurvey. In 1790 the mill
was used by John Greenwood for cotton spinning. Greenwood and his son soon
afterwards built Vale Mill, Vale Mill Lane (Hodgson, pp.218-9).
J Hodgson, Textile Manufacture in Keighley, 1879.


Listing NGR: SE0726141945

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