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The Old Mill, Waterwheel and Aqueduct

A Grade II Listed Building in Langport, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0232 / 51°1'23"N

Longitude: -2.7386 / 2°44'18"W

OS Eastings: 348296

OS Northings: 125128

OS Grid: ST482251

Mapcode National: GBR MJ.HXNZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 564D.YQK

Plus Code: 9C3V27F6+7H

Entry Name: The Old Mill, Waterwheel and Aqueduct

Listing Date: 7 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1236152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263231

Location: Long Sutton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Long Sutton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST42NE LONG SUTTON KNOLE CAUSEWAY (North Side)
6/165
KNOLE
The Old Mill, waterwheel and
aqueduct
-
GV II

Water-powered corn mill with house. c1879. Local lias stone cut and squared; double Roman clay tiled roof with plain
verges; stone chimney stacks. Two storeys, 4-bay house and 2-bay mill, fenestration irregular. Late C20 small-pane
casement windows, mostly under deep stone lintols, with C20 doors and porches. Cast iron wheel, 3.5m diameter, on north
gable of building, by a Martock foundry, last turned 1968 but undergoing repair 1984; wheel bactshot driven from an
iron plated aqueduct on stone piers some 35 metres long. Inside much machinery still in position for the grain mill,
also a cider press, undergoing restoration September, 1984. The adjoining 3-bay property, The Granary, on south gable
much altered and not of special interest. The Knole Mill recorded by 1479-80, but it was removed from a site higher
upstream about 1870 (VCH vol III, 1974).


Listing NGR: ST4829625128

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