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Bridge and Abutments, and Base of Former Watermill,at Hunsdon Mill House 25 Metres South of House, Hunsdon

Description: Bridge and Abutments, and Base of Former Watermill,at Hunsdon Mill House 25 Metres South of House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159999

OS Grid Reference: TL4206111342
OS Grid Coordinates: 542061, 211342
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7827, 0.0580

Location: Hunsdon, Hertfordshire SG12 8LF

Locality: Hunsdon
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG12 8LF

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Listing Text

(west side)
Hunsdon Pound

2/19 Bridge and Abutments,
and Base of Former
Watermill,. at Hunsdon
Mill House 25 metres S
of house


Bridge, abutments, and base of watermill. C17/18. Red brick 2-
arched bridge and extended abutments on the River Stort, on W
(downstream) side of the red brick base and sill walls of the
former timberframed watermill of 3,storeys and bin floor in roof
(old photograph at Mill House), demolished c1902. The intake
sluices controlled by C19 cast iron raising gear are still in use
on the upstream side of the mill base. Round-headed bridge
arches separated by a square ended cutwater supporting a pilaster
buttress. Face carried up as parapet to bridge. A group of 3
millstones are set in paving at the N end of the bridge. Hunsdon
has had a mill since 1066 presumably on this Site (HLHS (1979)
35). The durable features of an historic watermill of historical
andtechnological interest. Part of a group with the C17 Mill

Listing NGR: TL4206111342

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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