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Latitude: 54.5444 / 54°32'39"N
Longitude: -1.511 / 1°30'39"W
OS Eastings: 431735
OS Northings: 516683
OS Grid: NZ317166
Mapcode National: GBR KHWW.PQ
Mapcode Global: WHC5X.R1PH
Entry Name: Water Mill on Left Return of Mill Batts Farmhouse
Listing Date: 27 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1186138
English Heritage Legacy ID: 350393
Location: Great Burdon, Darlington, DL1
Civil Parish: Great Burdon
Built-Up Area: Darlington
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Haughton-le-Skerne
Church of England Diocese: Durham
GREAT BURDON THE GREEN
NZ 31 NW (North side, off)
5/31 Water mill on
left return of
Corn-grinding mill, formerly water-powered. Late C18-early C19. Dressed
stone plinth; narrow brick in English garden wall bond, 5+1. Ridged concrete
roof tiles on main block, pantiles on lean-to bay; brick chimney stack. 3
storeys, 3 bays with lower lean-to bay on left return. Tall projecting plinth.
Dutch door at right; scattered sashes and casements in altered openings.
Steeply-pitched roof with right end stack. Lean-to bay, with segmental brick
arch over mill race, formerly housed water wheel in ashlar-lined channel.
Interior: mill wheel removed; operative machinery by G. Hauxwell of Durham
dated 1863; 3 pairs of grindstones in wood cases on first floor.
C20 additions on right bay and rear, and farmhouse on right return are not
of special interest. The mill is still in occasional use powered by a
Listing NGR: NZ3173516683
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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