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Mill House, Mill Cottage and Mill Wheel, Potterspury

Description: Mill House, Mill Cottage and Mill Wheel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 235335

OS Grid Reference: SP7613943290
OS Grid Coordinates: 476139, 243290
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0827, -0.8903

Location: 25 Church End, Potterspury, Northamptonshire NN12 7PX

Locality: Potterspury
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN12 7PX

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Listing Text

SP7642 (West side)
15/98 Mill House, Mill Cottage and
09/07/75 Mill Wheel
(Formerly listed as
Potterspury Mill (The Old


Water mill and mill house, now converted into 3 dwellings. c.1850-60 with C20
alterations. Coursed limestone rubble, slate roof, brick ridge and end stacks.
3-storey, 5-window mill and 2-storey, 3-window mill house. The latter has 2-unit
plan. Mill and mill house are both under sane roof. Former mill (Hill House) has
C20 windows and door in original openings with round-arched brick heads.
Slate-hung gabled hoist over centre above eaves. Red-brick lean-to extension to
right. Former mill house to left (Mill Cottage) on higher ground has central C20
door and 12-pane sash windows to ground and 1st floor, except for small central
1st floor window, all with segmental-arched brick heads. Brick corbelled eaves
to whole block. Gabled wing to rear of former mill (Mill Wheel) has similar
fenestration, probably former engine house, with tall rebuilt red-brick chimney
adjacent. No machinery survives. Originally water-powered, the mill also had
steam power. Built to serve the Grafton estate.

Listing NGR: SP7613943290

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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