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Lower Mills, Shepton Mallet

Description: Lower Mills

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 266496

OS Grid Reference: ST6062943913
OS Grid Coordinates: 360629, 143913
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1931, -2.5648

Location: Back Lane, Shepton Mallet, Somerset BA4 5JS

Locality: Shepton Mallet
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA4 5JS

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Listing Text


6/98 Lower Mills


- II

Mill, now warehouse. Circa 1800. Rendered, squared quoins, modern pantile roof. "L" plan. 2-storeys, 5-bays to facade
at right angles to Darshill. Square head doorway, C20 door flanked by modern casement. Mullion windows of 2- and
3-lights to first floor, having no mouldings, all blocked except that to right. Flanking wing at right angles to this
front of similar size, with same type of mullion windows. Further mullion windows on right return to Darshill. Wing to
rear having early C19 doorcase consisting of triangular pediment on Ionic pilasters. Probably former millhouse. One of
the few complete mills which survive in the area.

Listing NGR: ST6062943913

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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