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North Mill Building, Churchill Spade and Shovel Works, Churchill and Blakedown

Description: North Mill Building, Churchill Spade and Shovel Works

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157066

OS Grid Reference: SO8830079566
OS Grid Coordinates: 388300, 279566
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4140, -2.1734

Location: Churchill Lane, Kidderminster, Worcestershire DY10 3LX

Locality: Churchill and Blakedown
Local Authority: Wyre Forest District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DY10 3LX

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Listing Text

CHURCHILL & BLAKEDOWN Churchill Lane (south side)
SO 87 NE
7/161 North Mill Building,
Churchill Spade & Shovel Works.

Mill building. Late C18, restored late C20. Brick with machine tile roof.
L-plan, one limb to north, other to west, stalk for forge in angle. South wall
has a dentilled brick band at door head height, the gable range to the right has
a C20 tri-light casement to the left. Entrance to left hand corner. Overshot cast iron water wheel at east end of south wall. Interior retains working machinery, including drive belt system and a drop hammer. Forms a part of a spade and shovel mill, an important industrial survival. Forms a part of a scheduled ancient monument.

Listing NGR: SO8830079566

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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