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Old Mill 30 Metres North of Haughton Mill House and Attached Kennels, Chollerton

Description: Old Mill 30 Metres North of Haughton Mill House and Attached Kennels

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239997

OS Grid Reference: NY9217672917
OS Grid Coordinates: 392176, 572917
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0507, -2.1240

Location: Humshaugh, Northumberland NE46 4AY

Locality: Chollerton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE46 4AY

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Listing Text

NY 97 SW
2/238 Old Mill 30 metres
north of Haughton
Mill House and attached


Paper mill, founded 1788 by Captain William Smith; attached kennels later C19.
Rubble with tooled-and-margined quoins and dressings; Welsh slate roof. South
elevation 2 storeys, 3 bays, irregular. Left bay gabled. 3 boarded doors, 2
with timber lintels and the other in alternating-block surround; boarded loft
door under timber lintel. 2 kennels with railed exercise yards to left. Right
return shows broad arch for tail race with boarded window over and part-slatted
1st floor window. Left return boarded, where part of building has been demolished.

Interior; 1st floor fireplace with tooled lintel, arched set pot recess and
ornamental cast iron oven door.

Included for group value and historic interest; French assignats were forged
here in 1793 in an attempt to lower the value of French revolutionary currency.

Listing NGR: NY9217672917

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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