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Disused Mill Approximately 20 Metres West of Pond Farmhouse, Worthen with Shelve

Description: Disused Mill Approximately 20 Metres West of Pond Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 257442

OS Grid Reference: SJ3418906529
OS Grid Coordinates: 334189, 306529
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6525, -2.9743

Locality: Worthen with Shelve
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 9HQ

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Listing Text

SJ 30 NW

2/110 Disused mill approx.
- 20m west of Pond
House Farmhouse


Mill, now disused. Early C19 incorporating north gable end of demolished
C17 millhouse. Red brick and uncoursed limestone rubble; plain tile
roof. 3 levels, dentilled eaves cornice. Segmental-headed window
openings to ground and first floors on west side with segmental-headed
doorway on right. South gable end incorporates timber framed gable
end of former millhouse; square panels with upper and lower collars
to roof truss; plank door linking house with mill and part of red brick
and stone bread oven and stack also survive. North gable end has massive
cast-iron overshot wheel with wooden spokes powered by water obtained
through iron pipe from nearby moat. Interior: gearing and cogs for
grinding and pulleys for lifting survive along with corn bins and shutes
to third and second levels respectively. The mill stands at the south-
west corner of the moat surrounding Pond House Farmhouse (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ3418906529

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Source: English Heritage

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