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Rye Mill House, Feering

Description: Rye Mill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 116431

OS Grid Reference: TL8679819993
OS Grid Coordinates: 586798, 219993
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8473, 0.7105

Location: Rye Mill Lane, Feering, Essex CO5 9SB

Locality: Feering
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO5 9SB

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Listing Text

TL 8619-8719 (south-west side)

8/110 Rye Mill House

- II

House. C17, extended in late C18. Timber framed, weatherboarded and plastered
with facade of painted brick in Flemish bond, roofed with handmade red plain
tiles. Double pile plan facing NE, with 2 internal stacks and earlier range to
rear. 2 storeys and cellars. 2 C18 sashes of 12 lights with crown glass and
flat arches of gauged brick in each storey, and above the door an C18 sash of 12
lights with semi-circular head, in a recess of similar form. Central 6-panel
door, fanlight with cast iron tracery of radial pattern with garlands and husks,
in moulded doorcase with panelled jambs and soffit, radially fluted spandrels,
and pediment on moulded brackets with honeysuckle terminals. 5 stone steps with
railings each side of wrought and cast iron, splayed at the ends, with spearhead
terminals. Dentilled cornice, plain stone parapet, and hipped roof. Cellar
windows each side of steps, blocked. Right return weatherboarded. Large C19
bow on left return, plastered. Millstream immediately to right; the mill
formerly stood on the opposite side (H. Benham, Some Essex Water Mills, 1976,

Listing NGR: TL8679819993

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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