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Description: Brierfield Mills
Date Listed: 29 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 186209
OS Grid Reference: SD8444736569
OS Grid Coordinates: 384447, 436569
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8252, -2.2377
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SD 83 NW BRIERFIELD GLEN WAY
10/70 Brierfield Mills
Mill building. Dated 1868. Stone. Part slate, part corrugated roof. 2, 3
and 4 storeys on sloping site. Northern block is in two parts. Section to left
is in rock-faced stone, 2 storeys. 10 bays. Tall, large-pane windows on ground
floor. Semi-circular headed windows above with continuous string. Large, semi-
circular arch-headed doorway withvermiculatedvoussoirs. Modern door with fanlight.
Twin, semi-circular headed windows above. Plain parapet, bold dentillation and
diminutive pediment. Section to right is ashlar. 2 storeys. 6 bays. Windows
with semi-circular heads forming continuous arcase. Alternate voussoirs stressed.
First floor windows similar with segmental heads, keystones stressed. Semi-
circular headed windows above door. Dentilled parapet with broken pediment.
Clock tower at rear in 4 stages. Circular base with square tower. Small window with
segmental head. Clock face set in semi-circular arched head, extended as string.
Dentillated cornice, pyramidal roof. Very prominent on valley side.
Listing NGR: SD8444736569
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Source: English Heritage
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