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Coatham Mill Mill House Millers Loft The Granary, Brafferton

Description: Coatham Mill Mill House Millers Loft The Granary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 February 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 110750

OS Grid Reference: NZ2908120679
OS Grid Coordinates: 429081, 520679
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5805, -1.5516

Location: Brafferton Lane, Coatham Mundeville, Darlington DL1 3LS

Locality: Brafferton
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL1 3LS

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Listing Text

(South side)
13/161 Coatham Mill,
14/2/79 The Granary,
Miller's Loft and
Mill House (formerly
listed as Coatham
Mundeville Mill and
attached cottage)
Former water mill now 4 dwellings. Late C18-early C19; altered c.1860,1884 and
1980. Squared limestone, rubble returns with some brick infill. Welsh slate
roof and brick chimney stack.
Originally 3 storeys, now single storey plus attic. 6 openings on ground floor:
replaced door and 3-light casement at left; 4 replaced casements in altered
openings to right. Gabled former loading bay above breaks eaves and is flanked
by single dormers; all with replaced casements. Large ridge stack with top
band to left. External stone stair on right return.
Altered rear has replaced doors and casements, some under rubbed brick lintels.
4 late C20 dormers.
Interior: dwelling knows as Coatham Mill retains exceptionally large iron
water wheel in pit with flanking drive shafts, belt pulleys and gearing.
Originally built as a shoe thread mill, converted to grind corn in 1860's and
extensively refurbished after fire in 1884. Rare survival of a water mill in
County Durham.

Listing NGR: NZ2908120679

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Source: English Heritage

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