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Hilborough Mill, Hilborough

Description: Hilborough Mill

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 220961

OS Grid Reference: TL8272699928
OS Grid Coordinates: 582726, 299928
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5665, 0.6946

Location: Hilborough, Norfolk IP26 5BU

Locality: Hilborough
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP26 5BU

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Listing Text


5/14 Hilborough Mill

Former watermill and miller's house. 1819 according to datestone with
initials R.C. (Ralph Caldwell?). Colourwashed brick; miller's house flint
with brick dressings; slate and pantile roof. Long rectangle in plan, the
miller's house occupying the westernmost bay. 2 storeys with attic and
11 bays of 2-light casement windows beneath skewback arches with cambered
soffits. Several windows blind or boarded over. One raised and fielded
panelled door. Weatherboarded lucam with 2 boarded doors beneath. Second
lucam to east. Rear facade with scattered fenestration, one gabled dormer
and 2 sloping dormers. Dentil cornices and axial stack to miller's house.
Single storey stable wing to north. Machinery complete, including a cast
iron waterwheel (paddles missing), a pit wheel, wallower, stone nuts, tentering
gear and governors at ground floor. First floor with 3 sets of stones in
place with casings and hoppers in tact. Roof with bins, chutes and screening
machines. Hilborough Hall Estate.

Listing NGR: TL8272699928

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Source: English Heritage

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