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Loverley Mill and Mill House, Moor Crichel

Description: Loverley Mill and Mill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 107398

OS Grid Reference: SU0060808472
OS Grid Coordinates: 400608, 108472
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8757, -1.9927

Location: Moor Crichel, Dorset BH21 5EB

Locality: Moor Crichel
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 5EB

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Listing Text

SU 00 NW

9/61 Loverley Mill and
Mill House


Mill and mill house dated WO 1740, house probably early C19. Brick walls
with slate roof. End brick stacks to house. Some ashlar dressings.
2 storeys, house 3 bay, mill irregular fenestration. Most openings under
segmental brick heads. House has 2-light casements with horizontal glazing
bars to the upper floor and full glazing bars below. Central gabled, glazed
timber porch. Mill has round arch with dated keystone of tail race outlet.

Mill originally contained 2 undershot or low breast-shot wheels. These were
replaced by a turbine driving a "Harefield" pump in the early C20. This
pump supplied water to Moor Crichel House (qv). (Notes: Dorset Watermills
Surrey). (RCHM, Dorset, vol V, p 44, no. 6).

Listing NGR: SU0060808472

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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