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Description: The Mill House and Attached Mill Bridge
Date Listed: 8 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 118924
OS Grid Reference: TL8509516850
OS Grid Coordinates: 585095, 216850
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8196, 0.6842
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TL 81 NE GREAT BRAXTED MILL LANE
2/80 The Mill House and
attached Mill Bridge,
formerly house by river
opposite Brickhouse Farm
Mill House. (Formerly with water mill attached to right, now only the mill race
bridge remains.) C17/C18 of earlier origin. Timber framed and plastered.
Brick plinth. Red plain tiled gambrel roof, half hipped to left. Central red
brick chimney stack. 2 storeys and attics. Later wings at rear, single storey
extension to right. 5 window range of various small paned vertically sliding
sashes, those to ground floor with shutters. First floor central window and
leaded 2 light casement with moulded surround, flat canopy on brackets. Left
return attic has a 2 light vertically sliding sash with glazing bars and Gothic
heads. Various 3 window range under. 4 panel 2 light door, moulded surround,
flat canopy on brackets, attached outbuildings now incorporated into the house
to left of this door. Some timber frame exposed internally. Attached to left
is the original bridge to the mill race and water wheel. Of red brick with
soldier coping to south face and moulded brick coping to north face. One arch
adjoins the house with pair of sluice arches to the west, these with restored
cutwater. The whole with outbuildings q.v. 2/81,82 making a very attractive
group beside the River Blackwater.
Listing NGR: TL8509516850
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Source: English Heritage
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