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The Mill, Hardwick-with-Yelford

Description: The Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 252276

OS Grid Reference: SP3789406079
OS Grid Coordinates: 437894, 206079
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7521, -1.4524

Locality: Hardwick-with-Yelford
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX8 7QE

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Listing Text

19/192 The Mill
12/09/55 (Formerly listed as Hardwick
Mill Farmhouse)


Mill and millhouse. Millhouse is mid C18 with early C17 rear wing. Limestone,
squared and coursed to front and rest of coursed rubble; rear wing originally
timber-framed. Gabled roof with stone slates to front and concrete tiles to
rear; symmetrical end stacks of stone finished in brick. L-plan with rear right
wing. 2 storeys and attic; symmetrical 3-window range. Timber lintel over C19
six-panelled door with overlight. Chamfered timber lintels over 6-pane sashes; 2
gabled roof dormers with C19 two-light casements. Rear wing, of 3-window range,
has chamfered timber lintels over C20 casements and bracketed flat hood over C19
plank door. Interior: chamfered bressumer over open fireplace to left.
Butt-purlin roof. Rear wing has large stone lintels over open fireplace;
stop-chamfered and quartered beams and wall plates of original early C17
timber-framed house. Subsidiary features: mill to rear: mid C18 with possible
medieval origins, of coursed limestone rubble with gabled concrete tile roof; of
2 storeys, with C20 loft door, timber lintel over C20 plank door to rear, early
C19 brick infill to central bay and simple C14/C15 pointed chamfered stone
doorway to front. Interior: 3-bay butt-purlin roof (purlins removed); some
machinery and two C18 grain hoppers set on barrels with turned balusters to
(Bodleian Library, M.S. Top, Oxon, d.271, f.32, for drawing of 1838).

Listing NGR: SP3789406079

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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