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Tower Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Dukinfield, Tameside

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Latitude: 53.4808 / 53°28'50"N

Longitude: -2.076 / 2°4'33"W

OS Eastings: 395056

OS Northings: 398234

OS Grid: SJ950982

Mapcode National: GBR FXY5.CY

Mapcode Global: WHB9K.2RQX

Plus Code: 9C5VFWJF+8J

Entry Name: Tower Mill

Listing Date: 4 November 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268070

English Heritage Legacy ID: 462296

Location: Tameside, SK16

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Dukinfield

Built-Up Area: Dukinfield

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Dukinfield St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(North side)
Tower Mill



Cotton spinning mill now in multiple occupation. c1890. Probably cast-iron and steel internal structure with brick cladding and flat, probably concrete roof.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys and basement, 17 x 4 bays with pilasters stressing angles. Italianate decoration. Wide windows, separated by narrow pilasters in upper 2 storeys, which spring from the continuous stone sill of the 3rd storey. Yellow brick heads throughout, and decorative yellow brick corbelling to eaves. Stair and water tower projects from south wall corresponding to lateral internal division, with internal engine house to rear. Tower projects above the eaves line by 2 stages, with name in terracotta lettering in recessed panel, and lunettes over upper windows below parapet. Office block added in angle to west of tower, c1900. 2 storeyed, 5 window range, the tall lower storey with yellow brick dressings. Chimney and boiler house adjacent to engine house to rear. Listed as a good, small-scale example of a late C19 mill which survives almost intact, and a prominent site in the Tame Valley industrial landscape.

Listing NGR: SJ9505698234

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

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