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Marston Mill and Mill House, Selwood

Description: Marston Mill and Mill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 May 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 267403

OS Grid Reference: ST7706149872
OS Grid Coordinates: 377061, 149872
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2476, -2.3300

Location: Coalash Lane, Selwood, Somerset BA11 2NZ

Locality: Selwood
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA11 2NZ

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Listing Text


7/456 Marston Mill and Mill House



Mill and attached mill house. Probably of C16 origin, rebuilt C19. Rubble, stone tile roof, central rubble stack,
further brick stack to each end of frontage, small gabled dormer to centre of roof. L plan, 2 storeys and attics, 5
bays, casements with glazing bars. Two door openings to house, that between fourth and fifth bays blocked, dressed
stone surround, moulded stone hood on cut stone brackets; further door opening in the third bay, plank door, enclosed
by a large C20 glazed porch. Further door opening to left to mill which is at right angles to the left side of the
mill house straddling the millstream; the ground level rises up to this door opening which is reached by 3 rough steps.
Left return adjacent to mill pond, 3 prominent buttresses with offsets, mill stream entering this building at first
floor level flowing to a C19 turbine inside by Gilkes of Kendal, driving 2 pairs of stones which are working features.
Single storey rubble outshut of 5 bays to right of frontage, casements; 2 door openings, plank doors. Projecting stone
spiral staircase to rear of the mill house.

Listing NGR: ST7706149872

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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