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Sutton Mill, Sutton

Description: Sutton Mill

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 16 April 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 223706

OS Grid Reference: TG3957723871
OS Grid Coordinates: 639577, 323871
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7593, 1.5493

Location: New Road, Sutton, Norfolk NR12 9RZ

Locality: Sutton
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR12 9RZ

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/71 Sutton Mill

G.V. II*

Tower corn mill. 1789, rebuilt 1859 following fire. Brick circular tapering
tower, tarred below, painted white above. Timber boat shaped cap. Current
restoration commenced 1976. 9 storeys. Entrance to south below door in meal
floor, both under corrugated iron and timber hood. Iron casements to each
floor at cardinal points under segmental arches. To north, east and west,
however, 3 or 4 are blocked or blind. Gallery above fifth floor : timber
supported on iron brackets. Boat shaped cap with petticoat, fan cradle,
10-vaned fantail of 1978. Stocks but no sails. Interior. Many floor timbers
replaced. Brakewheel, windshaft, wallower and upright shaft drive great spur
wheel and stone nuts to 4 pairs stones in vats. Stones on fifth floor and
under driven. Governors, sack hoist, pulley drive and enclosed stone nut
frame intact or repaired.

Listing NGR: TG3957723871

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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