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The Water Mill Building at Hammermill Farm, Biddenden

Description: The Water Mill Building at Hammermill Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 August 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 180189

OS Grid Reference: TQ8200538220
OS Grid Coordinates: 582005, 138220
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1144, 0.5989

Location: Sissinghurst Road, Biddenden, Kent TN27 8EY

Locality: Biddenden
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN27 8EY

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Listing Text

The Water Mill building
at Hammermill Farm
TQ 83 NW 3/88

Sir Richard Baker of Sissinghurst Castle established a hammer mill or forge
here in the reign of Queen Elizabeth I. The former now disused mill building
dates from the C18. Two storeys and attics in gable end. Red brick and grey
headers. S-shaped iron ties. Half-hipped weatherboarded gable end. One
window. Waterwheel.

Listing NGR: TQ8442138397

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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