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Sawmill North of Paulton House, Copythorne

Description: Sawmill North of Paulton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 143369

OS Grid Reference: SU3199016772
OS Grid Coordinates: 431990, 116772
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9495, -1.5460

Location: A31, Copythorne, Hampshire SO40 2PB

Locality: Copythorne
Local Authority: New Forest District Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO40 2PB

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Listing Text

SU 31 NW
2/12 Sawmill north of
Paulton House


A water-powered mill located beside the Cadnam River, below the U-shaped
lake, formed to supply the hydraulic power. Mid C19. A plain rectangular
structure with brick walls on three sides, associated with a deep
brick-lined channel which contains the water wheel. Slate roof. The wheel
has a cast-iron frame and iron scoops, the axle passing into the building,
which support the eaves. Inside there is a series of wood-working
machines, driven from the water wheel through a set of shafts. The mill is
in working order, and also serves as an exhibition in a country park.

Listing NGR: SU3061014677

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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