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Engine House Immediately South-East of Black Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Upton with Fishley, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6708 / 52°40'15"N

Longitude: 1.5553 / 1°33'19"E

OS Eastings: 640470

OS Northings: 314059

OS Grid: TG404140

Mapcode National: GBR XJV.J1Z

Mapcode Global: WHMTK.V4S9

Entry Name: Engine House Immediately South-East of Black Mill

Listing Date: 25 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376155

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470149

Location: Upton with Fishley, Broadland, Norfolk, NR13

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

Civil Parish: Upton with Fishley

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: South Walsham, Upton and Fishley

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TG 41 SW UPTON WITH FISHLEY

1807/2/10008 Engine House immediately
south-east of Black Mill

II

Engine house. c1840. Red brick laid in Flemish bond; hipped slate roof.
EXTERIOR: One storey; square plan, with small outshut to north and west under corrugated iron roofs. North elevation with gabled outshut with double timber doors to left of doorway under gauged skewback arch.
West elevation with vertical weatherboarding to outshut (which protects differential gearing of turbine). Ghost of very large scoopwheel against mainwall driven by original steam engine.South elevation with one 6/6 unhorned sash under gauged skewback arch to left and an inserted plank door to right. East elevation with 2 6/6 unhorned sashes under gauged skewback arches to left and one blocked doorway to right.
INTERIOR: 2 rooms of unequal size. Boarded ceiling. West room with diesal engine of c.1930 by Ruston of Lincoln (Hornsby & Ruston), with flywheel set within intact protective timber cage. East room with 2 cylindrical fuel tanks and iron water tank in roof space supported on paired joists.


Listing NGR: TG4047014059

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Description

TG 41 SW UPTON WITH FISHLEY

1807/2/10008 Engine House immediately
south-east of Black Mill

II

Engine house. c1840. Red brick laid in Flemish bond; hipped slate roof.
EXTERIOR: One storey; square plan, with small outshut to north and west under corrugated iron roofs. North elevation with gabled outshut with double timber doors to left of doorway under gauged skewback arch.
West elevation with vertical weatherboarding to outshut (which protects differential gearing of turbine). Ghost of very large scoopwheel against mainwall driven by original steam engine.South elevation with one 6/6 unhorned sash under gauged skewback arch to left and an inserted plank door to right. East elevation with 2 6/6 unhorned sashes under gauged skewback arches to left and one blocked doorway to right.
INTERIOR: 2 rooms of unequal size. Boarded ceiling. West room with diesal engine of c.1930 by Ruston of Lincoln (Hornsby & Ruston), with flywheel set within intact protective timber cage. East room with 2 cylindrical fuel tanks and iron water tank in roof space supported on paired joists.


Listing NGR: TG4047014059

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