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Old Cornmill, Worthen with Shelve

Description: Old Cornmill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 257456

OS Grid Reference: SJ3177904604
OS Grid Coordinates: 331779, 304604
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6349, -3.0095

Location: Brockton Meadow, Worthen, Shropshire SY5 9HY

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

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Listing Text

SJ 30 SW

5/125 Old Cornmill (formerly
- listed as Mill)

Mill, now converted to domestic accomodation. Probably mid- to late
C18 on earlier site with later additions and alterations. Roughly
coursed limestone rubble and slab masonry with red brick addition; slate
roofs. Main building is gable fronted with mid-C19 brick addition to
left. 3 storeys over basement to main building; 2 storeys with dentilled
eaves cornice to C19 addition. Late C20 top-hung aluminium-framed
casements and fixed-light windows throughout but retaining original
segmental heads, 2 on first floor of main building with one above to
gable; another on ground floor to right of C20 stable door which also
has original segmental head. Brick addition has 2 windows on first floor
and 2 on ground floor, left in position of former doorway. Narrow red
brick stack at junction of main range and C19 addition. Rough quasi-
boulder steps to front include part of millstone. Mill race to rear
has small, probably early C20, iron wheel and pumping equipment.
A brick-lined mill pond (not included in this list) lies nearby to north-

Listing NGR: SJ3177904604

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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