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Mill and Chimney Adjoining Prowse's Villa, Wellington Without

Description: Mill and Chimney Adjoining Prowse's Villa

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 271117

OS Grid Reference: ST1134519869
OS Grid Coordinates: 311345, 119869
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9714, -3.2640

Locality: Wellington Without
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA21 0EB

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Listing Text


8/183 Mill and chimney adjoining
Prowse's Villa

Shown on OS map as Prowse's Mill. Textile mill and chimney, now disused. Circa 1800, chimney mid-late C19. Red
sandstone random rubble, plinth dressed stone voussoirs, slate roof, coped verges. Plan: mill facing south, cottage
abutting south-east corner (not included in this list) and remains of engine house and chimney to east. Mill: 3
storeys, 2 bays, segmental headed 8x6-pane sash windows, internally boarded up with many panes of glass broken; left
return 4 segmental headed sash windows on upper storey with remains of shaft drive wheel, lower storey masked by
remains of outbuilding; right return square headed loft opening flanked by semi-circular headed windows, inserted
doorway first floor, ground floor entrance masked by brick outbuildings continued north to chimney. Interior: shallow
brick vaults on cast iron columns. Remains of red brick engine house only partially seen; red brick chimney square in
plan: splayed out at base, dog tooth moulded plinth, moulded cornice.

Listing NGR: ST1134519869

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Source: English Heritage

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