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Guyzance Mill, Acklington

Description: Guyzance Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236689

OS Grid Reference: NU2063503489
OS Grid Coordinates: 420635, 603489
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3250, -1.6763

Location: Acklington, Northumberland NE65 9AF

Locality: Acklington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 9AF

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Listing Text

NU 20 SW
7/19 Guyzance Mill

Mill, early C19 ( 183? date scratched on kiln). Coursed rubble with cut and
tooled quoins and dressings. Rectangular block with lower pent-roofed parts
to east (wheel house), north (drying kiln) and west.
South elevation: main block 3 storeys, 2 bays; ground floor shows boarded
window and doorway with timber lintel, 1st floor two 24-pane Yorkshire sashes
and 2nd floor two windows, lost carpentry; all windows in chamfered alternating-
block surrounds with slightly-projecting sills. Coped gables; small stepped-
and-banded left end stack. Wheel-house to right has tall opening with
corbelled lintel. Left return shows lst-f1oor 24-pane Yorkshire sash. Rear
elevation shows stable door under boarded double pitching door, both in
chamfered surrounds, to right of kiln; two 2nd-floor windows lost carpentry.

Interior: undershot iron-and-timber waterwheel, probably once external
(c.f. Brinkburn Mill and Thrum Mill, Rothbury). Stones, gearing and some
machinery in situ.

Derelict and in poor condition at time of survey; west pent outshut roofless.

Listing NGR: NU2063503489

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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