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The Old Corn Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Harewood, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9081 / 53°54'29"N

Longitude: -1.5288 / 1°31'43"W

OS Eastings: 431050

OS Northings: 445870

OS Grid: SE310458

Mapcode National: GBR KRR7.TT

Mapcode Global: WHC90.H16B

Entry Name: The Old Corn Mill

Listing Date: 22 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1265964

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423421

Location: Harewood, Leeds, LS17

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Harewood

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Collingham St Oswald with Harewood

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

HAREWOOD HARROGATE ROAD
SE34NW LS17 (west side, off)

2/98 The Old Corn Mill

GV II

Cornmill, now store. c 1800. Hammer-dressed stone, Welsh blue-slate roof. 3
storeys and loft. 3-bay facade: plinth, 6-panel doors flank central bay which
has "18+66" under window, marking the height of a flood in that year. Openings
Nov 16
have flat arches with voussoirs. Windows with projecting sills. Coped gables
with kneelers. Right-hand return has off-centre doorway with window to right.
1st floor has windows flanking central taking-in door with other doorways above
to 2nd floor and loft.

Interior: at ground floor rear is wheel-house with arched entry to mill-race and
retaining intact cast-iron undershot waterwheel with wooden buckets and intact
gearing by Porteus (Leeds). Set above wheel is semi-circular-arch lending support
to timbered floor above. Each floor has appropriate gearing grinding stone
chambers and wooden cog-wheels. Ceilings have square-cut pine spine beams and
joists with wide floorboards. Set in the south-west corner is ½-turn closed-
string staircase with moulded handrail and stick balusters. Last ran in 1976.

A fine survival. Part of the Harewood Estate.


Listing NGR: SE3105045870

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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