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Description: Slip Mill House
Date Listed: 20 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 169784
OS Grid Reference: TQ7553831350
OS Grid Coordinates: 575538, 131350
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0547, 0.5033
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HAWKHURST SLIP MILL ROAD
TQ 73 SE (east side)
10/433 Slip Mill House
Mill and mill house. C18. Timber framed and weather-boarded on painted brick
ground floor. Plain tiled roofs. Two storey house with hipped roof with stacks
to left and to right. Two tripartite glazing bar sashes (late C20) on first
floor, and bays to left and to right on ground floor, with central boarded door in
moulded pilastered surrounds. Hipped ranges to rear. Projecting at left the
former mill building, of 2 storeys and attic, with 2 gabled dormers, 2 glazing bar
sashes on first floor with half-doors to centre with rectangular fanlight and
ground floor with segmentally-headed casements, with half doors to centre, with
glazed inner opening. Gabled rear range. Remains of decahedral wheel, and
wheel-pit only machinery remains (see Fuller and Spain, Watermitts, Kent and the
Borders of Sussex). The mill was run from at least late C16 to C19 by the Ayerst
family, also connected with Holmans and Primrose Hill nearby.
Listing NGR: TQ7553331345
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Source: English Heritage
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