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Seend Head Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Seend, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3384 / 51°20'18"N

Longitude: -2.1131 / 2°6'47"W

OS Eastings: 392220

OS Northings: 159925

OS Grid: ST922599

Mapcode National: GBR 2V2.0LT

Mapcode Global: VH96Y.BM8C

Entry Name: Seend Head Mill

Listing Date: 9 January 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243957

English Heritage Legacy ID: 448511

Location: Seend, Wiltshire, SN12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Seend

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

SEEND SEEND HEAD
ST 95 NW
6/336 Seend Head Mill
9.1.80
GV II

Mill and mill-house, late C18 or early C19, rubble stone with red
brick dressings and plain tile roof. Ridge stack. House range to
left has 3-window range of cambered-head casements in brick
surrounds, pairs each side, single casement to first floor centre
over door in glazed porch. Brick quoins at left angle. Mill range
to right has cambered-head door, up stone steps, two small
casements and door. Machinery all removed, mill-wheel replaced by
turbine c1935. A mill is recorded at Seend Head in 1249. In 1642
G. Somner bought a house and fulling mill at Seend Head. From the
C18 to 1826 the mill was used as a dye works.
(K. Rogers Wiltshire and Somerset Woollen Mills, 1976: 110; E.
Bradby Seend A Wiltshire Village, 1981: 77-8).


Listing NGR: ST9222059925

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