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Mill Building and Attached Head Race, Healey

Description: Mill Building and Attached Head Race

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240503

OS Grid Reference: NY9948758175
OS Grid Coordinates: 399487, 558175
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9183, -2.0095

Location: Mill Lane, Slaley, Northumberland NE44 6BG

Locality: Healey
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE44 6BG

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Listing Text

NY:95 NE NY 995582

9/133 Mill building and
attached head race


Mill c.1800, wheelhouse and head race remodelled early C19. Rubble with
dressings, tooled-and-margined on wheelhouse.; slate roof. East elevation 3
storeys, 3 bays. Stable door in alternating-block surround between bays
2 and 3, which have 16-pane sashes to lower floors and smaller windows, that
to left half-slatted, above. Coped gables with moulded kneelers; end stacks,
right stepped, left rebuilt in brick. Lower wing projects from bay 1, with
coped gable on deep footstones and slatted louvre on ridge. To far left
wheelhouse with opening beneath eaves for head race, which is wood-lined and
carried on a stone abutment extending south to the boundary wall. To right,
attached miller's house (q.v.).

Left return shows external stone stair to boarded door into wheelhouse.
Rear elevation: 16-pane sashes to lower floors with part-slatted windows
above, segmental arch to wheelpit.

Wooden waterwheel in situ.

Listing NGR: NY9948758175

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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