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Plaistow Mill and Adjoining Barn and Shippon

A Grade II Listed Building in Shirwell, Devon

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Latitude: 51.1211 / 51°7'15"N

Longitude: -4.0484 / 4°2'54"W

OS Eastings: 256735

OS Northings: 137751

OS Grid: SS567377

Mapcode National: GBR KR.9N6Z

Mapcode Global: VH4MR.S23X

Plus Code: 9C3Q4XC2+CJ

Entry Name: Plaistow Mill and Adjoining Barn and Shippon

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325567

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98237

Location: Shirwell, North Devon, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Shirwell

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Shirwell St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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5/64 Plaistow Mill and adjoining
- Barn and Shippon


Connected group of outbuildings consisting of watermill, barn and shippon. Mid C19
all of stone rubble with slate roofs. The mill building is 3 storeys: the 14 ft.
overshot wheel with wooden spokes, buckets and iron rim and gearing at ground
level, pair of stones (formerly 2 pairs) at first floor and sack hoist machinery
and storage bins above. Some of the openings with flat brick arches have been
extensively altered, now with 1 single and 1 double wooden loading door at first
floor level. Attached barn and shippon extend eastwards at right angles to the

Listing NGR: SS5673537751

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