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Narborough Mill, Narborough

Description: Narborough Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 January 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 220918

OS Grid Reference: TF7471813193
OS Grid Coordinates: 574718, 313193
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6882, 0.5836

Location: Main Road, Narborough, Norfolk PE32 1TE

Locality: Narborough
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE32 1TE

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Listing Text

(east side)

2/15 Narborough Mill


Former watermill. Late C18 with late C20 repairs. Brick, cars tone and
weatherboarding with pantile and corrugated iron roofs. 3 storeys with attic.
5 bays to which a sixth was added to north side in late C20 after the
demolition of C19 additions. 4 bays recessed within giant enclosing arches.
The arches are semicircular headed with raised ashlar keystones and imposts.
Ground and first floor windows with glazing bars beneath skewback arches.
Southernmost bay with ground and first floor doorways. Second floor has 4
pivot windows with glazing bars beneath semicircular arches. The central
window is rectangular beneath a skewback arch. Dentil cornice. Central
weatherboarded loucum with corrugated iron roof. Carstone rubble south gable-
end. Rear wall weatherboarded with a continuous outshut housing machinery.
Sluice gates beneath a 3-centred arch. 5 C20 sash windows with glazing bars
in outshut. Bridge to front with 2 3-centred arches and a swept parapet.
Interior. 4.3m wheel driving pit-wheel and wallower. Horizontal mainshaft
with provision for 6 pairs of stones of which 5 survive.

Listing NGR: TF7471813193

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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