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Iron Mills, Minchinhampton

Description: Iron Mills

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 132968

OS Grid Reference: ST8625099426
OS Grid Coordinates: 386250, 199426
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6934, -2.2003

Location: Tetbury Lane, Nailsworth, Gloucestershire GL6 9AJ

Locality: Minchinhampton
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 9AJ

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Listing Text


7/175 Nos 3 to 6 (consecutive),
Iron Mills


Former mill house with attached row of houses, now 4 houses. Part
dated 1683; extended early C19; altered and sub-divided late C19.
Random and coursed rubble limestone; ashlar and artificial stone
rebuilt chimneys; stone and concrete tile roof. Two-storey with
attic; return block at west end linking with former detached
house. Front: 4 gables to main block, one with original mullioned
casements below, 4-light to ground floor, 3-light upper floor and
2-light to attic. Mixed 2 and 3-light C19 restored casements to
right. No 4 is early C19 addition to west end with 2-window
segmental arched casement fenestration, all leaded; larger central
attic casement in gable. Doorways to Nos 5 and 6 are probably
alterations of Cl9, both having carved datestones above. Sundial
to No 6. Cl9 wing at west end runs back to link with formerly
detached house, this having various 4-pane sashes, 2 in eaves-level
dormers, one smaller centrally below eaves. Various ridge-mounted
chimneys, one at centre of main range very large - now with rebuilt
top. Interiors not inspected. Said to have initials of Edward and
Mary Pinfold, clothiers in late Cl7 and early C18.
(N.M. Herbert, 'Minchinhampton' in V.C.H. Glos. xi, 1976, pp 184-
207; and J. Tann, Gloucestershire Woollen Mills, 1967; and D.
Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)

Listing NGR: ST8625099426

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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