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Mill Building Attached to Mill House and Tail Rail Tunnel Arch Beneath Mill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Adwick le Street, Doncaster

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Latitude: 53.5739 / 53°34'25"N

Longitude: -1.1842 / 1°11'3"W

OS Eastings: 454118

OS Northings: 408895

OS Grid: SE541088

Mapcode National: GBR NW53.FL

Mapcode Global: WHDCV.SF9K

Plus Code: 9C5WHRF8+H8

Entry Name: Mill Building Attached to Mill House and Tail Rail Tunnel Arch Beneath Mill House

Listing Date: 23 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1314853

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334884

Location: Adwick le Street and Carcroft, Doncaster, DN6

County: Doncaster

Electoral Ward/Division: Adwick le Street & Carcroft

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Adwick le Street

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Adwick-le-Street St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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SE 50 NW (east end)

6/20 Mill building
attached to
Mill House and
tail-race tunnel arch
beneath Mill House
Water mill. Probably 1786 (date on house), altered. Rubble magnesian
limestone, stone slate roof. 3 storeys, 2 openings to 1st floor; 2-storey
wing to rear right. Quoins. Doorway to left has bonded ashlar surround
with 2-piece round arch; unglazed casement on right beneath segmental brick
arch. 1st floor: window on right as below, similar arch to doorway on left.
2nd floor: 2 wooden-framed openings beneath eaves. Rear: to left of wing is
a tail-race tunnel (passing beneath the house) with segmental arch and
keystone. Left return: windows to 3 floors and gable, all with brick-arched

Interior: wooden platform for 4 sets of stones mostly in situ; the platform
has a nosed edge and heavy-scantling members, 2 with shaped ends; 3 sturdy
splat balusters are set between the platform and the ceiling beams.
1st floor: chamfered, heavy-scantling beams; collared principal-rafter roof
to roar wing. 2nd floor: pattern-beak queen-post trusses with tusk-tenoned
purlins. The house adjacent has an exposed datestone with shield flanked by
scrolls and the numerals of the date at each corner.

Listing NGR: SE5411808895

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