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Lyston Mill Including Railings Enclosing Front Garden, Liston

Description: Lyston Mill Including Railings Enclosing Front Garden

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114061

OS Grid Reference: TL8566944934
OS Grid Coordinates: 585669, 244934
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0716, 0.7076

Location: Liston Lane, Liston, Essex CO10 7HS

Locality: Liston
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 7HS

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Listing Text

5/137 Lyston Mill
including railings
enclosing front


Mill House. Circa 1797. Double range. Timber framed, beaded weatherboard
clad. Red tiled roof. Moulded eaves cornice. 2 storeys. 2 window range of
small paned sliding sashes with original shutters. Pelmets over. Bargeboards
to gables. Central 4 panelled door with moulded surround and flat canopy.
Central red brick chimney stack. A watermill has stood on this site by the
River Stour, for centuries, originally belonging to Abbots of St. Edmundsbury.
Last mill, demolished 1887. Internally is much good C18 detail including alcove
and corner cupboard, doors and wainscots etc. There are cast iron railings to
front garden with urn heads to gate posts, ornate rail heads and arrow heads to
lower rails.

Listing NGR: TL8566944934

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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