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Oxford Canal Flights Mill, Kirtlington

Description: Oxford Canal Flights Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 243459

OS Grid Reference: SP4875919465
OS Grid Coordinates: 448759, 219465
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8716, -1.2932

Location: 213 Mill Lane, Kidlington OX5 3HW

Locality: Kirtlington
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX5 3HW

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Listing Text

(West side)

8/74 Flights Hill
22/05/73 (Formerly listed as Flights
Mill (including Millers


Mill and millhouse, now house. C18, possibly partly earlier, converted C20.
Coursed limestone rubble with wooden lintels; Stonesfield-slate roof with
rebuilt brick stacks. T-plan house with attached mill. 2 storeys plus attics.
2-window front of house has the doorway to right of centre between large sashes,
6 panes wide, and has 12-pane sashes at first floor, all with chamfered lintels.
Mill extending to left appears largely rebuilt, with C20 casements and the
present main entrance, but incorporates a carved stone head. Roof has stacks
flanking each section plus gabled C20 dormers. Datestone on house gable noted as
inscribed 1799. Single-storey bay to right. Rear and rear wing have further old
casements and sashes. Mill race passes beneath segmental arches; here is
visible a cast-iron and wood wheel, with paddles missing.

Listing NGR: SP4875919465

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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