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Lower Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Peter Tavy, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5795 / 50°34'46"N

Longitude: -4.1019 / 4°6'6"W

OS Eastings: 251280

OS Northings: 77641

OS Grid: SX512776

Mapcode National: GBR NY.DVLF

Mapcode Global: FRA 279J.MSS

Entry Name: Lower Mill

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171150

English Heritage Legacy ID: 92832

Location: Peter Tavy, West Devon, Devon, PL19

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Peter Tavy

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

SX 57 NW
9/100 Lower Mill

Mill and mill house. Circa early C19 (written evidence goes back to 1835), mill
house probably later C19. Stone rubble walls, slate hung to side of mill. Gable
ended slate roof.
Plan: Mill has 1-room plan to each of 3 storeys. House adjoins it at right-angles.
Exterior: The mill is 3 storeys and has gable end entrance with stable-type C19 door
which is under large canopy porch which extends the width of the gable end. The
left-hand side adjoins the stream and has 3 windows with C20 casements. The wheel
was formerly on the rear wall of the mill but has been removed. At its right side
the mill is built into the higher ground level with a doorway into its first floor.
The house adjoins the front gable end of the mill to the right with a 2-window front
of C20 casements with brick arches above.
Interior: Some of the mill mechanism survives including the central shaft and the

Listing NGR: SX5128077641

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

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