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Ivymill Farmhouse and Mill, Edington

Description: Ivymill Farmhouse and Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 313778

OS Grid Reference: ST9222954280
OS Grid Coordinates: 392229, 154280
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2876, -2.1128

Location: Southbrook Lane, Edington, Wiltshire BA13 4NL

Locality: Edington
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA13 4NL

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Listing Text

ST 95 SW
5/140 Ivymill Farmhouse and Mill
Farmhouse with attached former mill. C15 with late C19 farmhouse.
Mill has dressed limestone to ground floor, English garden wall
bond brick to first floor, pantiled roof. Flemish bond brick
farmhouse has plain tiled roof, brick stacks. Two-storey, 4-
window mill at right angles to C19 house. Deep chamfered pointed
doorway to left of centre has C19 two-light segmental-headed
casement and 2-light recessed chamfered mullioned casement to left,
segmental-headed planked stable door and single-light deep
chamfered light to right, blocked doorway to right end bay. Offset
string course to left, first floor has 4-pane sash, single and 2-
light casements with planked loading bay door to right. Right
return has planked door to ground floor, weatherboarded first
floor. Rear partly timber-framed with planked doors and blocked
windows, outshut attached to right part. Interior said to have 3-
bay roof, partly smoke-blackened; retains gearing and millstones
of water mill at right hand end, water wheel dismantled. Two-
storey, 3-window, C19 farmhouse has 6-panelled door in gabled porch
with 3-light segmental casements either side and 3-light and 2-
light casements to first floor. Mill possibly represents the
remains of a C15 hall house, later converted to a mill and much
altered. Mill ceased to operate during 1940s.
(VCH, Wiltshire, Vol 8, 1965)

Listing NGR: ST9222954280

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Source: English Heritage

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