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The Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Lower Heyford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9212 / 51°55'16"N

Longitude: -1.2895 / 1°17'22"W

OS Eastings: 448960

OS Northings: 224980

OS Grid: SP489249

Mapcode National: GBR 7VM.JST

Mapcode Global: VHCWV.LZN2

Entry Name: The Mill

Listing Date: 26 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225636

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422077

Location: Lower Heyford, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX25

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Lower Heyford

Built-Up Area: Lower Heyford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Lower Heyford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

LOWER HEYFORD + +j j)+ LANE j
3P4824 .. . .... (East side) 3
LOWER HEYFORD MILL LANE
SP4824 (East Side)
10/69 The Mill
- II

Watermill and millhouse. Late C18/early C19, probably incorporating earlier
elements, altered and converted C20. Limestone rubble with some ashlar
dressings; coursed squared marlstone; Stonesfield-slate and Welsh-slate roofs
with rebuilt brick stacks. Single range with extension to rear. 3 storeys plus
attic. 6-window front of main range has, to right, a symmetrical 3-window
arrangement with a central doorway, and to left has larger section; 2 bays of
which have aligned windows flanking a 6-panel door, but the bay to extreme left
has unaligned windows to first and second floors plus the rubble arch over the
tail race. Windows have ashlar flat arches above renewed sashes:16-pane at
ground and first floors, and 12-pane at second floor. A lower marlstone bay to
right has renewed casements. Rear is irregular with renewed casements and C20
roof dormers, and is partly obscured by a large C19 marlstone rear wing roofed
with Welsh slate, as are the rear slopes of the main roof. Interior: large
inglenook fireplaces soft wood floor structure; substantial portions of the
drive mechanism but only the shaft of the waterwheel.
(VCH; Oxfordshire, Vol VI, p183)


Listing NGR: SP4896024980

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