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The Victoria Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Bakewell, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2159 / 53°12'57"N

Longitude: -1.6776 / 1°40'39"W

OS Eastings: 421622

OS Northings: 368804

OS Grid: SK216688

Mapcode National: GBR 57S.GNV

Mapcode Global: WHCD7.6FCH

Entry Name: The Victoria Mill

Listing Date: 7 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245878

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468105

Location: Bakewell, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Bakewell

Built-Up Area: Bakewell

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Bakewell All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


831-1/4/72 (North East side)
07/01/70 The Victoria Mill


Formerly known as: The Victoria Mill MILL STREET.
Former corn mill now various commercial premises. c1800.
Deeply-coursed, dressed sandstone; rubble limestone to rear;
Welsh slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; 8-window range facing Buxton Road; short
2-storey wing at north end. Plinth; large quoins. Projecting
stone sills to 36-pane iron casements in dressed surrounds
with deep lintels. Second floor lit only by small 6-pane
casements to bays 1, 3, 6 and 8; iron pintles for top-hung
2-storey part on left: walling continuous from main range;
6-pane casement to first floor. Rear: C20 casements; openings
to second floor as front.
Right return: altered ground floor has millstone built into
wall beneath C20 casement and double door. Two 36-pane iron
casements to each upper floor.
INTERIOR: broad queen-post trusses with centre posts from
collar to ridge.
Described as a new mill in 1810 enclosure award. In use until
c1945 then became a feed store. Renovated c1970 when infilled
road side windows were glazed with iron casements taken from
the rear.
(Journal of the Bakewell and District Historical Society:
Challenger G P: The Victoria Mill, Bakewell: Bakewell: 1974-:

Listing NGR: SK2162268804

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