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Roman Cement Mill and Mill House, Lythe

Description: Roman Cement Mill and Mill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 327248

OS Grid Reference: NZ8612712503
OS Grid Coordinates: 486127, 512503
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5005, -0.6716

Location: A174, Lythe, North Yorkshire YO21 3SU

Locality: Lythe
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO21 3SU

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Listing Text

(north side of beck)
15/173 Sandsend

- Roman Cement Mill and
Mill House

- II

Mill and house, C18. Coursed squared stone. Pantiled roof, correctly restored.
Stone copings and stepped square kneelers. Rebuilt brick right end stack. Two
storeys, 3 bays in main building, with a cross-gabled left mill wing 2 bays wide.
Upper part of main building is house. Between 2 left bays of main building an
external stack offset at eaves level. To right of this a double boarded door,
giving on to low platform up 3 steps. Semi-circular relieving arch above.
Ground floor otherwise blank. On first floor 3 replaced sash windows with
glazing bars in wood architraves. Modern small-paned casements behind. Cross
wing, in ruinous state at time of survey, has boarded openings and a Dutch door
up 5 stone steps. Pent left wheelhouse extension and front projection with
wagon entrances. Queen post roof trusses to mill building . Wheel housing and
shaft remain,though wheel has gone.

Listing NGR: NZ8612712503

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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