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Thornage Water Mill, Thornage

Description: Thornage Water Mill

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 13 November 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 224125

OS Grid Reference: TG0611436754
OS Grid Coordinates: 606114, 336754
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8887, 1.0623

Location: B1110, Thornage, Norfolk NR25 7QN

Locality: Thornage
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR25 7QN

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Listing Text

TG 03 NE
2/117 Thornage Water
13.11.78 Mill

Water mill over River Glaven. Now derelict. Late C18/early C19. Red brick
with pantiled roof. North front: 3 storeys and attic, 3 windows to 2nd and
3rd floors under segmental arches, formerly casements; tiled coping to gable
parapets; dentil eaves cornice. Gable to west has a loading door on each
floor, each with projecting beams which once supported a platform. Remains
of a hoist above 3rd floor door. Intact machinery at the east end includes:
an undershot wheel complete with paddles; a pit wheel driving a wallower
and spur wheel connected to 3 sets of stones; a crown wheel driving a lay
shaft via a pinion wheel; a screening machine on the first floor.

Listing NGR: TG0611436754

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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