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Latitude: 50.3432 / 50°20'35"N
Longitude: -3.5563 / 3°33'22"W
OS Eastings: 289355
OS Northings: 50412
OS Grid: SX893504
Mapcode National: GBR QT.YXLK
Mapcode Global: FRA 38F4.BB4
Entry Name: The Mill at Mill Bay Cove
Listing Date: 21 May 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1308899
English Heritage Legacy ID: 100570
Location: Kingswear, South Hams, Devon, TQ6
District: South Hams
Civil Parish: Kingswear
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Brixham St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 85 SE KINGSWEAR CASTLE ROAD
9/33 The Mill at Mill Bay
Disused limekiln converted into a watermill and boathouse in the form of a sham
castle. Circa early C19 limekiln, extended and remodelled circa mid to late C19.
Slate rubble, Squat circular tower, the original limekiln, with addition of embat-
tled corbelled parapet and round turret also with battlements. Pointed arch
gothick doorway with continuous hoodmould and small pointed arch openings either
side. Built on rocks into cliff. At lower level, on beach, a lower tower was
added with semi-circular front, to sea, with small gothick windows and small
round corbelled turret on parapet. It houses an iron water wheel. Situated on
the edge of the beach, at Mill Bay Cove, where a small stream flows into the sea.
Listing NGR: SX8935550412
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