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Poltesco Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Grade-Ruan, Cornwall

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Latitude: 49.9977 / 49°59'51"N

Longitude: -5.177 / 5°10'37"W

OS Eastings: 172409

OS Northings: 15679

OS Grid: SW724156

Mapcode National: GBR Z6.JC5Z

Mapcode Global: FRA 0910.8YC

Entry Name: Poltesco Mill

Listing Date: 9 April 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141913

English Heritage Legacy ID: 64623

Location: Grade-Ruan, Cornwall, TR12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Grade-Ruan

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Ruan Minor

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 71 NW
6/43 Poltesco Mill
9 4 75

Water mill, building mostly C18 and C19 including datestone F.C.A 1786 with some
early work possibly dating from C14. Stone rubble with horizontal timber
boarding and slurried scantle slate roof. Square brick chimney. East front
with central wide C19 stable door with chamfered lintel above. Central 4-pane
window directly above. South front with 2 steps up to wide planned C18 door
with timber lintel above. 4-pane window below gabled end with 3 square brick
dove holes. Later store built on north-east corner. Rubble base with C20
horizontal timber boarding below on asymmetrical gable end. Partly glazed door
with 4-pane window directly above. 17'6" overshot hybrid (metal and timber)
wheel dating from the 1870s. 2 pairs of millstones, horizontal gearing
complete. Small crucifixion figure (possibly medieval) carved on stone inside
building. Mill pool survives.

Listing NGR: SW7240915679

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

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