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Mill, Sproughton

Description: Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 277376

OS Grid Reference: TM1248345102
OS Grid Coordinates: 612483, 245102
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0635, 1.0984

Location: 29 Lower Street, Sproughton, Suffolk IP8 3AA

Locality: Sproughton
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP8 3AA

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Listing Text

5/48 Mill
Watermill. Late C18. Red brick in Flemish bond, hipped glazed Black pantile roof.
4 storeys, 5 bays, the left and right bays having blind recessed brick panels
beneath segmental arches. The 2nd and 4th bays have 12-light timber casements
beneath similar arches. The central bay has a boarded door to the ground floor
and first floor, that to ground floor beneath flat arch, and a 2 storey Lucum
above. 4 round iron ties to 2nd and 3rd floors. Left hand return. Double boarded
doors. 3 blind recessed brick panels. Ties to 1st, 2nd and 3rd floors. Rear.
Arranged as the front elevation but the central bay is plain, without openings.
Mill race beneath mill, fed through 2 brick arches beneath brick wall with stone
parapet, set forward from the mill building. No internal fittings or machinery.
Mill in use until 1947.

Listing NGR: TM1248345102

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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