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Castle Mill and Attached Gateway and Gate

A Grade II* Listed Building in Dunster, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1803 / 51°10'49"N

Longitude: -3.4447 / 3°26'41"W

OS Eastings: 299112

OS Northings: 143337

OS Grid: SS991433

Mapcode National: GBR LK.5Z0S

Mapcode Global: VH6GM.7LRH

Entry Name: Castle Mill and Attached Gateway and Gate

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173447

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264700

Location: Dunster, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Dunster

Built-Up Area: Dunster

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


Castle Mill and attached gateway
and gates
SS 9843-9943 4/68 22.5.69


Late 17th century structure, largely rebuilt 1779-1782. Render, slate roof,
endgables, recessed centre, gabled projecting side wings slated verges. Two storeys plus attics. Central section comprises two gabled, slate-hung dormer windows, 3-light metal casements in wood frames, leaded lights. First floor
has one 3-light metal casement window with leaded lights to left and stable-
type plain boarded door to right with hoist. Similar window and door to ground floor. Side wings, one window per floor, quatrefoil attic window with leaded glazing, first floor has 2-light pointed arch window with intersecting tracery and single metal casement, left-hand wing at ground floor 4-light mullioned window set in recessed three-centred arched opening, right-hand wing has plain boarded door in comparable opening. Twin wooden overshot water wheels at east end. Interior retains mill machinery in working order. Rubble wall with brick dressing juts from south-east angle of mill, pierced by pointed arch opening
with wrought-iron gates, lancet opening above, moulded stone finial.

Listing NGR: SS9911243335

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

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