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Water Mill at West End of Farmbuildings 80 Metres West of Brocks Bushes Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bywell, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9708 / 54°58'14"N

Longitude: -1.9706 / 1°58'14"W

OS Eastings: 401980

OS Northings: 564024

OS Grid: NZ019640

Mapcode National: GBR GBPY.5W

Mapcode Global: WHB2F.PBT4

Plus Code: 9C6WX2CH+8Q

Entry Name: Water Mill at West End of Farmbuildings 80 Metres West of Brocks Bushes Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303823

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239820

Location: Bywell, Northumberland, NE43

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Bywell

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Corbridge with Halton and Newton Hall

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 06 SW NZ 01986403

Water mill at west
end of farmbuildings,
80 metres west of
Brocks Bushes


Water mill as part of planned farmbuilding layout, early C19. Rubble with
tooled quoins and dressings; C20 asbestos roof. L-plan. North elevation in
2 sections; left single-storey 3-bay part shows boarded door in chamfered
alternating-block surround, stable door in alternating-block surround and
boarded door under timber lintel. Slabbed area in front of wall is covering
of head race and wheelpit. To right, at lower level, projecting gabled bay
with rebated round arch, window above and loft window in gable; attached
revetment wall to left has arched entrance to wheelpit access tunnel.

Right return 2 storeys, 3 bays, with slatted windows. Rear elevation shows
doorway with chamfered alternating-block surround and other openings; roof
hipped to left.

Interior: wheelpit access tunnel has tooled stone barrel vault, wheelpit
faced with tooled stone; large wood-spoked waterwheel.

Attached range to east, beyond straight joints (that on south immediately
west of cart entrance) is altered, and not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ0198064024

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

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