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Latitude: 51.9227 / 51°55'21"N
Longitude: 0.9851 / 0°59'6"E
OS Eastings: 605358
OS Northings: 229116
OS Grid: TM053291
Mapcode National: GBR SMW.HVH
Mapcode Global: VHKFV.1X3Y
Entry Name: Phoenix Steam Mill and Engine House
Listing Date: 30 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1322634
English Heritage Legacy ID: 120396
Location: Ardleigh, Tendring, Essex, CO7
Civil Parish: Ardleigh
Built-Up Area: Ardleigh
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Ardleigh St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
ARDLEIGH STATION ROAD
TM 02 NE
6/51 Phoenix Steam Mill and
Steam mill and engine house, now disused. Mid C19. White brick. Corrugated
asbestos clad roof. 4 storeys and attics. Moulded cornices to eaves and return
gables, cornice follows through returns. Moulded band above second storey. 5
window range of cast iron small paned windows with pivots and cast iron lintels,
those to ground floor and above central first and second floor doors with ornate
brackets. Returns of 2 bays with similar windows and single gable windows. Some
windows now boarded-up. Ground floor double doors each of 2 panels, first floor
door of 2 panels, 2 lights. There is an adjustable chute held by a chain to the
first floor door. Rear Engine House, similar materials, moulded cornice and
gable cornice. Round headed window to left return, roof ridge to almost second
storey height, various later attached outbuildings. One of the earliest purpose
built steam mills in Essex. Batsford Guide to Industrial Archaeology, J. Booker
Listing NGR: TM0535829116
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