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Description: The Old Needle Mill
Date Listed: 28 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 156586
OS Grid Reference: SP0096061532
OS Grid Coordinates: 400960, 261532
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2520, -1.9873
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REDDITCH HIGH STREET (east side)
SP 0061 - 0161 Feckenham
9/110 No 42 (The Old Needle Mill)
Needle mill, now house. Early C19; converted and restored mid-C20. Stuccoed
brick on sandstone base; slate roof, hipped at south end with two rendered
ridge stacks. Two storeys with moulded eaves cornice. Six bays articulated
by a round-headed blind arcade with impost band; ground floor has five original
multi-paned metal windows with cambered heads; six first floor original lunettes
with radiating glazing bars inserted beneath round arches and above impost band;
above four central bays is a pedimented gable containing a small circular louvred
opening; main entrance in fourth bay from left has a moulded cambered canopy on
fluted consoles and a 5-panelled round-headed C20 door. There are two similar
lunettes in the south side wall. Interior: retains original ceiling beams.
One of the smaller aid interestingly designed buildings in the region connected
with the needle-making industry.
Listing NGR: SP0096061532
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Source: English Heritage
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