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Breakon, Sandwater Mills

A Category C Listed Building in North Isles, Shetland Islands

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Coordinates

Latitude: 60.7223 / 60°43'20"N

Longitude: -1.0409 / 1°2'27"W

OS Eastings: 452428

OS Northings: 1204738

OS Grid: HP524047

Mapcode National: GBR R0SD.FPM

Mapcode Global: XHF78.VRZG

Entry Name: Breakon, Sandwater Mills

Listing Date: 18 October 1977

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 352746

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18652

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Yell

County: Shetland Islands

Electoral Ward: North Isles

Parish: Yell

Traditional County: Shetland

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Description

Later 19th century. Group of 3 horizontal mills sited close to shore, S mill complete to wallhead with NW corner built on rock outcrop, 2 mills to NE in advanced state of ruin. Drystone rubble walls. Mills conformed to standard arrangement of rectangular gabled drystone rubble building containing upper and lower houses with square openings to inlet and outlet. Roofless (1996).

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