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Latitude: 50.4638 / 50°27'49"N
Longitude: -3.5596 / 3°33'34"W
OS Eastings: 289400
OS Northings: 63820
OS Grid: SX894638
Mapcode National: GBR QT.Q92C
Mapcode Global: FRA 37FT.WJS
Plus Code: 9C2RFC7R+G5
Entry Name: The Mill
Listing Date: 20 November 1952
Last Amended: 3 May 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1219101
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390858
Location: Cockington with Chelston, Torbay, TQ2
Electoral Ward/Division: Cockington-with-Chelston
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Paignton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Cockington St George and St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
Tagged with: Mill building
SX8963 TOTNES ROAD, Cockington
885-1/16/385 (North West side)
20/11/52 The Mill
(Formerly Listed as:
TOTNES ROAD, Cockington
Water Mill to Granary)
Formerly known as: Water Mill to Granary COCKINGTON LANE.
Water mill, now used as a cafeteria. Late C19, the wheel is
dated 1878, probably older origins, considerably restored in
C20 in Lutyens style. Local stone rubble, thatch roof.
PLAN: Long building on a north-west/south-east axis. Overshot
wheel on south-west side. South-east end terraced into
hillslope with wide loading doorway from terrace. External
stone steps to first floor doorway on north-east side.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Much restored in C20. Although most of
the openings are probably original they now contain C20
windows and doorway. The stone steps are C20 and include a
niche with a basin over a small ornamental pond. North-west
end has full-height opening, now blocked with ranges of
windows on each floor. The cast-iron wheel has founders' mark;
H Beare and Sons, Newton Abbot, 1878. Roof hipped both ends
and eaves have wide eyebrows over the openings.
INTERIOR remodelled in C20, including roof.
Remnants from ancilliary mill buildings to south-west and
north west (not included).
The mill forms part of an exceptionally attractive group of
listed buildings in an unspoilt village and the adjoining
Listing NGR: SX8940063820
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