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Estate Mill, Gresgarth Hall, Caton-with-Littledale

Description: Estate Mill, Gresgarth Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 182081

OS Grid Reference: SD5320363215
OS Grid Coordinates: 353203, 463215
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0627, -2.7165

Location: Caton, Lancashire LA2 9LX

Locality: Caton-with-Littledale
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 9LX

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Listing Text

SD 56 SW

5/8 Estate Mill, Gresgarth Hall


Mill, now workshop. Said to have been corn mill 1780-1815, a threshing mill
in 1843 and a saw mill later. Sandstone rubble with roof of slate and stone
slate. 2½ storeys. North-east wall has central part of 3 bays which have
plain stone surrounds with Tudor-arched heads. The left-hand bay has windows
with glazing bars which intersect under the head. The central bay has a door
on the ground floor with a loading door above now blocked to form a window.
The right -hand bay has a door on the ground floor, and a window above with
brick reveals. To the right of this central section is a ground-floor window
with plain stone surround. At the left, beyond a straight joint, is an added
part having 2 ground-floor doors with plain reveals. The left-hand return
wall has external stone steps. Both the attic and 1st floors have a window
with plain stone surround, Tudor-arched head and glazing bars which intersect
At the rear is a projecting wing. No machinery remains inside. Price,
J.W.A., The Industrial Archaeology of the Lune Valley, Lancaster 1983, p.78.

Listing NGR: SD5322663211

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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