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Watermill, Pakenham

Description: Watermill

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 July 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 283676

OS Grid Reference: TL9371869439
OS Grid Coordinates: 593718, 269439
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2889, 0.8389

Location: Mill Road, Pakenham, Suffolk IP31 2LZ

Locality: Pakenham
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 2LZ

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Listing Text


2/92 Watermill


Watermill. Datestone set into brick of south gable wall has C L 1814 for
Charles Low, miller in the early C19. He apparently rebuilt the mill partly on
earlier foundations. Restored to full working order in late 1970's. 4
storeys. Tarred brick ground storey, timber-framed upper storeys, rendered on
front, weatherboarded sides. Pantiled roof with lucam on south slope. 2
small-paned sashes to ground storey and 2 doors, all with segmental arched
heads. 3 windows to upper storeys: small-paned sashes. Upper loading door has
a semi-circular fanlight. Machinery complete: internal low breast shot
waterwheel of c,19OO. 3 pairs of underdriven millstones. On first floor, a
Tattersall Midget roller mill.

Listing NGR: TL9371869439

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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