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Bodicote Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Bodicote, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0315 / 52°1'53"N

Longitude: -1.3328 / 1°19'58"W

OS Eastings: 445869

OS Northings: 237219

OS Grid: SP458372

Mapcode National: GBR 7T6.RTB

Mapcode Global: VHCWF.V68H

Entry Name: Bodicote Mill

Listing Date: 22 September 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249071

English Heritage Legacy ID: 430909

Location: Bodicote, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Bodicote

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bodicote

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

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6/224 II

Mill and attached Mill House. Mill probably late C18, mill house c1840, both restored
1988-9. Red brick, in Fleinish bond, returns of mill in English garden wall bond;
rear of rubblestone brought to course. Welsh slate roof. Mill of 3 storeys with
two lst-floor windows; mill house, on right, of 2 storeys with attic, 3 bays. Mill:
segmental soldier-brick arches to openings ; on left, top of wheel-pit arch is visible;
C20 board stable door to right of centre franked by 12-pane sashes; on 1st and 2nd
floors rightbay has a 15-pane sash (formerly a doorway) with a 6-pane sash over;
on left a tall 24-pane sash (formerly one window to each floor) ; dentilled eaves.
Mill house: plinth; openings have keyed stone lintels; central door of 6 flush panels
having overlight with decorative glazing bars; blind window above door, other windows
have 16-pane sashes; dentilled eaves; two restored gabled dormers; brick end stacks.
Rear: brick quoins; one of the stones has eroded C17 date (16?90) ; various late-
C20 small-pane windows with timber lintels; on right, round brick arch to wheel
pit with C20 rebuilt sluice in front. Left return: door to wheel pit; bricked-
up window in gable. Interior: mill has old beams and floorboards; surviving mill
machinery includes the shaft, wallower, spur w+eel,crown wheel, stone nuts with
handles, 2 bedstones (on 1st floor) and retrains of pulley system.

There has been a mill at Bodicote and probably on this site since the C11, and the
present mill building is probably the one marked on the map of the County of Oxfordshire by Richard Davis of 1797. W Foreman, Oxfordshire Mills(1983), illustration on p18. Signed by authority of the

Listing NGR: SP4586937219

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