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Latitude: 53.233 / 53°13'58"N
Longitude: -3.8028 / 3°48'10"W
OS Eastings: 279762
OS Northings: 372181
OS Grid: SH797721
Mapcode National: GBR 64.06QN
Mapcode Global: WH65B.KZBW
Entry Name: Furnace Mill
Listing Date: 23 June 1967
Last Amended: 12 November 1996
Source ID: 83
Building Class: Industrial
Location: Located on the eastern bank of the Afon Hiraethllyn, within The Dell, some 200m SW of Bodnant House; set against the slope of a hill.
Community: Eglwysbach (Eglwys-bach)
Locality: Bodnant Gardens
Traditional County: Denbighshire
Estate flour mill built in simple Italianate classical style in 1837. 5-bay, storeyed symmetrical building with central entrance; of rubble with sandstone dressings and a shallow, hipped slate roof, deep eaves. Arched openings to the ground floor with projecting springing and keystones; recessed dressed voussoirs beneath arch-rings. Recessed, boarded and studded door via 3 slate steps; 36-pane iron-framed square windows with blind tympana and projecting cills. Segmental heads to upper windows as before; 30-pane iron-framed windows. Entrance as before to L side with stepped access alongside retaining wall beyond, giving upper access at rear.
The interior was not inspected during the survey (May 1996).
A well-conceived C19 mill building of simple elegance.
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