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Park Level Mine Jigger House and Crushing Mill Water Wheel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Stanhope, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7814 / 54°46'52"N

Longitude: -2.2708 / 2°16'14"W

OS Eastings: 382678

OS Northings: 542973

OS Grid: NY826429

Mapcode National: GBR DFL4.5S

Mapcode Global: WHB38.22XV

Entry Name: Park Level Mine Jigger House and Crushing Mill Water Wheel

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1278814

English Heritage Legacy ID: 404849

Location: Stanhope, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Stanhope

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Heatherycleugh

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

STANHOPE A689(South side,off)
NY 84 SW
Killhope
8/113 (inset) Park Level Mine
jigger house and
crushing mill
water wheel
GV II*

Jigger house and crushing mill water wheel. 1870. Restored circa 1980.
Coursed rubble with ashlar dressings; quoins to wheel substructure; Welsh
slate roof. Jigger house one storey, 6 bays. Blank north elevation save for 2
boarded doors under stone lintels; to right stone walls support the wooden
frame for the 34 ft. diameter iron wheel; an arch allowed the water to drain
away from the overshot wheel. South elevation has shuttered windows and boarded
door and overlight, and small square vents below most windows.

Scheduled ancient monument.


Listing NGR: NY8267842973

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

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