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Latitude: 50.6404 / 50°38'25"N
Longitude: -4.407 / 4°24'25"W
OS Eastings: 229899
OS Northings: 85064
OS Grid: SX298850
Mapcode National: GBR NJ.8V54
Mapcode Global: FRA 17NC.WDF
Entry Name: Mill, Newmills Farm
Listing Date: 11 January 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1142881
English Heritage Legacy ID: 68052
Location: St. Stephens By Launceston Rural, Cornwall, PL15
Civil Parish: St. Stephens by Launceston Rural
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Launceston
Church of England Diocese: Truro
ST STEPHENS BY NEWMILLS
SX 28 NE LAUNCESTON
8/158 Mill, Newmills Farm
Mill and adjoining barn. Probably early C19. Stone rubble with brick dressings and
granite quoins. Rag slate roof with hipped end on left and gable end on right.
Lower range attached on right with half hipped right hand end.
Plan: Mill of rectangular plan, built into bank on rear. Overshot water wheel on
left hand end originally driving two pairs of millstones. Hurst frame full height of
meal floor. Stone floor and loft floor. Adjoining outbuilding on right of overall
rectangular plan with shippon on ground floor and loft above.
Exterior: 3 storey mill and 2 storey outbuilding adjoining on right. The mill has a
roughly symmetrical facade with C19 plank double doors in centre flanked by C20
window on left and two light casement on right. Two 2-light casements on first floor
and gabled full dormers lighting loft floor. Lower range adjoining on right has
central shippon door flanked by two sashes. Loft door above entrance flanked by two
C19 one-light casements. Metal water wheel on left hand side of mill dated 1905. T.
COOME + SON, LAUNCESTON. Complete launder and leat.
Interior: Timber hurst frame along rear of mill, extending full height of meal.foor.
Some of the machinery survives with remains of two pairs of mill-stones. Stone floor
filled with hay bales at time of inspection. Sack hoist appears to have been
removed. Adjoining outbuilding has slate uprights dividing stalls on ground floor.
Listing NGR: SX2989985064
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