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Water Newton Mill, Formerly the Water Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Water Newton, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.563 / 52°33'46"N

Longitude: -0.3638 / 0°21'49"W

OS Eastings: 511006

OS Northings: 297384

OS Grid: TL110973

Mapcode National: GBR GYD.BTT

Mapcode Global: WHGMC.CVZ0

Plus Code: 9C4XHJ7P+5F

Entry Name: Water Newton Mill, Formerly the Water Mill

Listing Date: 25 September 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1274434

English Heritage Legacy ID: 415293

Location: Water Newton, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE8

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Water Newton

Traditional County: Huntingdonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Castor with Upton and Stibbington and Water Newton

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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In the entry for:-

(south side)
Water Newton Mill, formerly the
12/175 Water Mill

The third sentence of the description shall be amended to read:- "Converted to
five dwellings in 1986."


TL 1097
(South Side)
12/175 Water Newton Mill,
formerly the Water
25.9.51 Mill
Water mill. '1791 J Compton' on dated plaque,withCl9 additions and
alterations. Converted to dwellings and shop in 1986. Coursed limestone
rubble with freestone dressings, Collyweston stone slated roofs, and red
pantiled roof. Three storeys and attics to main north-south range with
mansard roof, gable extension of two storeys to south formerly linked at right
angles to east-west range. Single storey and attic steam engine house to
north with western outshut and tapering red brick stack. West elevation:
seven main bays, segmental arched head with dropped keystones to all windows
with cast iron glazing bars, five first floor and ground floor windows with
central four panes pivot hung, second floor windows with eight panes. Two
boarded first floor doors; wheel archway to left hand, double glazed doors to
left of centre and brick segmental arched opening to right of centre.
Internal machinery largely intact, including two wheels one with fourteen foot
diameter, two pairs of stones, sash hoists and grain bins.

Cambridgeshire Wind and Watermills 1985
Pevsner: Buildings of England, p364

Listing NGR: TL1100697384

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