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Brown Street Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Macclesfield, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.255 / 53°15'18"N

Longitude: -2.1296 / 2°7'46"W

OS Eastings: 391448

OS Northings: 373120

OS Grid: SJ914731

Mapcode National: GBR FZKS.RW

Mapcode Global: WHBBP.8F4Z

Entry Name: Brown Street Mill

Listing Date: 22 March 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206884

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390911

Location: Macclesfield, Cheshire East, SK11

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Macclesfield

Built-Up Area: Macclesfield

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: All Saints Macclesfield

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


MACCLESFIELD

SJ9173SW BROWN STREET
886-1/11/11 (North East side)
22/03/83 Brown Street Mill

II

Silk mill. c1840. Brick with hipped slate roof. 2 ranges at
right angles enclosing courtyard. 4 storeyed, 7-window range
to Brown Street with 11-window return to Statham Street. Plain
pilasters at angles and between bays 3 & 4. Main doorway to
left with stuccoed architrave with deep entablature surmounted
by shallow pediment. Inserted doorway to right. Windows all
30-paned with flat-arched brick heads and stone sills. Moulded
stone brackets carry guttering. Small domestic-type stack on
gable, the main chimney incorporated in small projection from
rear gable of Statham Street range, presumably the engine
house. Privy tower against rear of this range, and a
3-storeyed lean-to against rear of Brown Street range.
INTERIOR: internal construction apparently cast-iron columns
supporting timber beams, and king post roof.
(Calladine, Fricker et al: East Cheshire Mills Survey).


Listing NGR: SJ9141573166

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