Description: Chimney Mill and Mill House
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304470
OS Grid Reference: NZ2407365546
OS Grid Coordinates: 424073, 565546
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9839, -1.6254
NZ 26 NW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE CLAREMONT ROAD
8/163 Chimney Mill and
Mill and house, later golf club, now offices. 1782 by Smeaton. Built as 5-sailed
mill. House of brick with painted ashlar dressings: 2 storeys, 3 bays; golf
club front, added 1892, has bracketed canopy and raised surround, with NGC
(Newcastle Golf Club) on one bracket and 1892 on the other, flanked by windows in
raised stone surrounds; similar surround to single and tripartite first floor
windows; battlemented parapet. Mill above of weatherboarding with wooden gallery:
octagonal, with bargeboarded gables to windows in alternate bays; parapet.
Historical note: in use as a mill until 1892; as a golf club until 1975.
Windshaft and cap removed 1951.
Listing NGR: NZ2407365546
Source: English Heritage
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