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Latitude: 51.6225 / 51°37'20"N
Longitude: 0.5701 / 0°34'12"E
OS Eastings: 578006
OS Northings: 194647
OS Grid: TQ780946
Mapcode National: GBR PM1.6YT
Mapcode Global: VHJKP.THR1
Plus Code: 9F32JHCC+X2
Entry Name: Old Tide Mill and Dam Wall Attached to North
Listing Date: 11 March 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1247782
English Heritage Legacy ID: 429152
Location: Rettendon, Chelmsford, Essex, SS11
Civil Parish: Rawreth
Built-Up Area: Battlesbridge
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Rettendon All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
The following item shall be added:
RETTENDON OFF CHELMSFORD ROAD
TQ 79 SE BATTLESBRIDGE.
21/952 (West Side)
Old tide Mill and
GV Dam wall attached
This asset was previously listed twice under List entry 1322349. This entry was removed from the list on 01/12/2014.
Partly situated in Rawreth in the Parish of Rayleigh, Rochford.
Former tide mill, now used as a warehouse with attached. offices. Late C18.
Brick built. Red plain tiled roof. South Weatherboarded lucam and gable. The
north gable facing the River Crouch with attached dam wall. 3 storeys and loft.
3 window range to return wall s of- mainly vertically sliding sashes with glazing
bars. Various tie plates. Bargeboards to gable. 2 light window to lucam. Tall
double vertically boarded doors to ground and first floors, the latter with
segmental head. Attached to west and included for group value is a lower range L
plan outbuilding with red pantiled roofs. The gabled southern range with five 3
light windows, segmental arches to right return. 2 window range and chimney stack
to gable -end. The dam wall, mainly of red brick with stone coping with openings for
the tide control gates extends to north, crossing the River Crouch. Even though not now a working mill, a rare survival in Essex. Batsford Guide to Industrial
Archaeology in East Anglia. J. Booker.
Listing NGR: TQ780069647
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