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Rievaulx Mill and Cartshed, Rievaulx

Description: Rievaulx Mill and Cartshed

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 328344

OS Grid Reference: SE5755085151
OS Grid Coordinates: 457550, 485151
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2588, -1.1181

Location: Rievaulx Bank, Rievaulx, North Yorkshire YO62 5LB

Locality: Rievaulx
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO62 5LB

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Listing Text

(west side, off)

3/118 Rievaulx Mill and
(Formerly listed as
4.1.55 Water Mill)
- II

Watermill and cartshed. Late C18 with C19 additions. Sandstone ashlar,
limestone ashlar and limestone rubble, pantile roof. L-shaped plan with
cartshed projecting forward at left. Mill: 3 storeys, second floor
being an addition, with later 1 storey extension to left. Main section
has pitching door and window to first floor. Round-headed board door
beneath stone arch to left and 3 uneven window openings, 2 slatted and
1 glazed beneath herringbone-tooled stone lintels. Row of C14 corbels
from Rievaulx Abbey to ground/first floor. First floor: board pitching
door and slatted casement. Second floor: two 2-light Yorkshire sashes.
Extension to left: 2 board doors, unglazed circular window in 2-part
stone frame and section of C14 frieze from Rievaulx Abbey to extreme
left. Cartshed: 1 storey, 2 bays, divided by massive timber post.
Gable coping to mill. Interior: large waterwheel in right end of mill.

Listing NGR: SE5755085152

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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