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Manor Mill and Attached Mill Buildings to North West, East Quantoxhead

Description: Manor Mill and Attached Mill Buildings to North West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 265126

OS Grid Reference: ST1377143572
OS Grid Coordinates: 313771, 143572
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1849, -3.2351

Location: Frog Street, East Quantoxhead, Somerset TA5 1EJ

Locality: East Quantoxhead
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA5 1EJ

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Listing Text


13/79 Manor Mill and attatched mill
buildings to North West

- II

Mill and Millhouse. Dated 1725. Mill house lias random rubble, rough cast returns and rear, thatched roof with ridge
tiles, half hipped wing at rear, brick stacks left and right gable ends. "L"-plan, single storey brick addition in
angle. One and a half storeys, 3 bays all windows wooden early C20, 2 eyebrow dormers with 3-light casement windows
left, one 3-light right set just below eaves, ground floor 2- and 3-light with entrance end bay left. Depressed arch
door, steeply chamfered architrave with pegged shoulders, plank doors with ledged surround. Left return blocked opening
in gabled end perhaps lighting stair originally, date stone. Interior not viewed. Mill attatched at North West corner;
lias random rubble, gabled slate roof 2 and a half storeys, unglazed opening gable end, similar below, ground floor
opening to left of stable-type door. Overshot wooden water wheel, almost completely disintegrated, but some flour
milling machinery survives. Recessed door in return angle links mill building to mill house. Rebuilt in 1725 after a
fire, this was a flour mill until the 1920's. (VCH Somerset, Vol 5 forthcoming; photograph in NMR).

Listing NGR: ST1377143572

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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