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Bridge Mill, Ancroft

Description: Bridge Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237858

OS Grid Reference: NU0293544217
OS Grid Coordinates: 402935, 644217
Latitude/Longitude: 55.6914, -1.9549

Location: A1, Ancroft, Northumberland TD15 2RN

Locality: Ancroft
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: TD15 2RN

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Listing Text

NU 04 SW
(West side, off)
10/5 Bridge Mill


Corn mill and miller's house. Mid C18. Ashlar with Welsh slate roof.
L-plan. 2 storeys with attics, 6 bays. The mill is the right 4 bays, the
left 2 bays being the side elevation of the miller's house. Rusticated

Mill: 2-leaf boarded door to left with 10-pane overlight under flat arch
with tall finely-shaped voussoirs. To right, 2-leaf door, with similar arch,
to Wheelhouse. Between are 2 windows with fixed 15-pane upper parts and
shuttered lower sections. lst-floor sill band. 3 windows, now boarded up,
and a 2-leaf pitching door, to right, with 10-pane overlight; all of these
openings have similar flat arches.

The 2 left bays (i.e. to the miller's house) have 12-pane sashes with similar
flat arches on 1st floor but huge wedge lintels on ground floor. Eaves
cornice. Roof gabled on right with flat coping; hipped on left.

Left return, the miller's house, 3 bays. Central panelled door in raised
surround. Ground- and lst-floor sill bands and a broader lot-floor band.
12-pane sashes, with wedge lintels on ground floor, flat arches above.

Interior of house has mid-C18 staircase with cut string, turned balusters
and moulded handrail. 6-panelled doors with panelled reveals, and panelled

Listing NGR: NU0293544217

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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