Description: Ollerton Watermill and Adjoining Mill House
Date Listed: 19 May 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 241917
OS Grid Reference: SK6532367391
OS Grid Coordinates: 465323, 367391
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1996, -1.0236
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OLLERTON NEWARK ROAD
SK 66 NE
3/67 Ollerton Water-
mill and adjoin-
19.5.76 ing Mill House
Watermill and adjoining house. Mid and late C18. Brick with
steep pitched plain tile roof. Dentillated eaves, single gable
and single ridge stacks. 2 storeys plus hopper floor in garret.
Single and 3 bays. Mill house, to left, has glazing bar sash and
to right, C20 Classical doorcase with overlight. Above, glazing
bar sash. Sashes have segmental heads. Mill has slightly
projecting central bay with central pair of doors with ashlar
jambs and concrete lintel. To left, casement and beyond, glazing
bar sash. To right, blocked opening and remains of wheel arch.
All openings have segmental heads. Above, central close boarded
door with overlight and to left, glazing bar sash. To right,
blocked opening, all with segmental heads. Rear elevation has
off centre projecting gabled wing. To left, wheel opening with
segmental ashlar head. To right, hatch with segmental head.
Beyond, under archway, C19 casement and C20 door. Beyond again,
C20 casement and door with segmental head. Above, off centre
casement with segmental head, and to right, C20 oriel window.
Rear wing has to south, remains of single casement, and to east
2 close boarded doors with segmental heads. West gable has door
and to right, blocked opening. Above, a single casement on each
floor, all C20. Mill has C19 king post roof with double tenoned
purlins. Complete workable mill machinery, early C19, with 12
ft. diameter undershot wheel driving 3 sets of stones and
windlass with clasp arm wheel. Stone lifting and maintenance
equipment also present. Mill house has chamfered span beams.
Listing NGR: SK6532367391
Source: English Heritage
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