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The Old Mill with Attached Wall to North West, Rothbury

Description: The Old Mill with Attached Wall to North West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236606

OS Grid Reference: NU0681401591
OS Grid Coordinates: 406814, 601591
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3084, -1.8942

Location: B6344, Rothbury, Northumberland NE65 7XH

Locality: Rothbury
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 7XH

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Listing Text

(South side, off)
Thrum Mill
17/261 The Old Mill with
attached wall to

Mill and attached wall. C18, heightened and wings added in early C19. Tooled
stone; Welsh slate roof. Rectangular 3-storey main block with external wheel
at south end, and tower wings to east and west.

West elevation 3 storeys, 2 bays. Ground floor has boarded door on left and
projecting gabled wing on right; 1st floor has 9-pane and 4-pane casements,
2nd floor part-slatted windows. Remains of blocked C18 windows in lower part
of wall. Coped gables, stepped-and-banded left end stack. Wing has doorway
and window on left return, cast-iron slatted ridge vent and stepped-and-corniced
end stack. Attached 15-metre-long wall on far left has chamfered set back at
mid-height and gabled coping.

Left return has 2 steps up to central boarded door. Rear elevation shows
central projecting wing flanked by blocked windows, and 2 part-slatted windows
to 2nd floor. Wing has arched opening under part-slatted window in end wall,
chamfered eaves cornices and hipped roof; external stone stair to boarded door
on right return. Right return of main block shows fragmentary remains of
wheel, and central lst-floor window.

Interior altered; west wing contains remains of drying kiln.

Listing NGR: NU0681401591

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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