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Constable Burton Mill and Mill House, Constable Burton

Description: Constable Burton Mill and Mill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 322409

OS Grid Reference: SE1687990851
OS Grid Coordinates: 416879, 490851
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3130, -1.7420

Location: 1 Mill Lane, Leyburn DL8 5RQ

Locality: Constable Burton
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 5RQ

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Listing Text

SE 19 SE (north side)

3/16 Constable Burton Mill and

- II

Corn watermill, water-powered saw-mill and mill house. Late C18 and early
C19. Rubble with ashlar dressings, stone slate roofs. From left: later
mill building of 3 storeys and 3 bays, with corn mill in first 2 bays and
saw-mill in third bay on ground floor, with single-storey range projecting
forward as annexe to saw-mill, and 2-storey rear outshut housing overshot
waterwheel; older mill building of 2 storeys and 1 first-floor opening;
house of 2 storeys with outshut and 2 first-floor windows with single-storey
brick rear extension. Later mill: early C19. Coursed rubble. Quoins.
Openings have deep lintels. Between first and second bays, on ground floor,
board stable door, small windows in first and second bays; to right, blocked
segmental-arched cart entrance obscured by saw-mill annexe. Side-sliding
sash windows on first and second floors. Hipped roof to left, ashlar coping
to right. Saw-mill annexe: coursed stone. Quoins. 2 board doors below
deep rusticated lintels on ground floor; fixed-light window in rusticated
surround in gable. To its right, C20 lean-to garage, not of special
interest. Older mill: late C18. Rubble. Central board door below deep
lintel; window to right with deep lintel; to left of door, stone crudely
inscribed "T Robinson 1780"; board pitching door on first floor. House:
late C18. Rubble. Quoins to right. Openings have deep lintels. Gabled
glazed porch in front of central part-glazed 4-panel door. C20 casement
windows on ground floor, side-sliding sash windows on first floor. Ashlar
coping to right. Brick end stacks. Interior: later mill contains 3 pairs
of millstones and gearing for 4 pairs made by Hauxwell, Millwright of Yarm.

Listing NGR: SE1687990851

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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