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Alderholt Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Alderholt, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9282 / 50°55'41"N

Longitude: -1.8318 / 1°49'54"W

OS Eastings: 411920

OS Northings: 114313

OS Grid: SU119143

Mapcode National: GBR 41L.RPP

Mapcode Global: FRA 761N.B6B

Plus Code: 9C2WW5H9+78

Entry Name: Alderholt Mill

Listing Date: 4 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323519

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107461

Location: Alderholt, Dorset, SP6

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Alderholt

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Alderholt St James

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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3/3 Alderholt Mill


Watermill, on the Ashford Water. Central range, late C18, extended left and
right, C19. Flemish bond brickwork, central range having flared headers and
brick chainage to ends. Slate roof with brick stack left and brick gable
coping right. 2 storeys, irregular fenestration. Most openings under
segmental brick heads. C19 two-light casements with glazing bars. Upper
floor left has later casements under timber lintels. Ground floor has 2 plank
doors. Upper floor has part glazed door reached by C20 steel stairway. Iron
breast shot water wheel by W Munden of Ringwood, c1862-72.

Internally much of the mill machinery including hurst, gearing and hoists is
intact and can still be partly rotated by the waterwheel. (Dorset Mills
Survey, 1984).

Listing NGR: SU1192014313

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