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Piper's Mill, Fontmell Magna

Description: Piper's Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 103156

OS Grid Reference: ST8572017021
OS Grid Coordinates: 385720, 117021
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9524, -2.2047

Location: Fontmell Magna, Dorset SP7 0JP

Locality: Fontmell Magna
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP7 0JP

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Listing Text

FONTWELL MAGNA
2/68

shall be ammended to read:

FONTMELL MAGNA

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ST 81 NE FONTWELL MAGNA PIPER'S MILL

2/68 Piper's Mill

II

Corn mill, probably 1795 (RCHM). Ashlar walls with tiled roof. Moulded eaves
cornice. 2 storeys, 5 irregular window range. 3-light timber casements,
partially shuttered. Plain plank doors left and central. Flat stone arches.
The mill race openings have segmental heads. The construction of this building is
of much higher quality than that usually found in mills.
(RCHM, Dorset, Vol IV, p 26, no 28)


Listing NGR: ST8572017021

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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