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Animal Feed Mill at Halstead House

A Grade II Listed Building in Tilton on the Hill and Halstead, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6455 / 52°38'43"N

Longitude: -0.8876 / 0°53'15"W

OS Eastings: 475358

OS Northings: 305890

OS Grid: SK753058

Mapcode National: GBR BQF.4DS

Mapcode Global: WHFKL.BRKR

Entry Name: Animal Feed Mill at Halstead House

Listing Date: 24 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1180213

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190652

Location: Tilton on the Hill and Halstead, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Tilton on the Hill and Halstead

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Tilton-on-the-Hill (Whatborough Parishes)

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


2/128 Animal Feed Mill at Halstead


Farmbuilding housing former animal feed mill. Circa 1870. Brick with
Welsh slate roof. 2 storeyed. Inside, 4 principal posts formerly
supporting a wind machine, and on the 1st floor, one set of peak stones
on a hurst frame driven by a pair of bevel gears, one with wooden teeth,
driven in turn by belts from horizontal shafting. Various other belt
wheels driving machinery which has been removed. Drive from sails
formerly onto bevel gears. The line shafting survives and there are
indications of the footstep bearing. Slot in wall for drive either from
external power source or to power for example a threshing machine outside,
Cart entrance in north gable at ground floor immediately beneath sack
hoist to stone floor above.

Listing NGR: SK7535805890

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

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