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Howsham Mill, Howsham

Description: Howsham Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 328758

OS Grid Reference: SE7300362796
OS Grid Coordinates: 473003, 462796
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0560, -0.8863

Location: Howsham, North Yorkshire YO60 7PB

Locality: Howsham
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO60 7PB

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Listing Text

(north side, off)

5/54 Howsham Mill

- II

Mill. c1755 for the Cholmleys of Howsham Hall (qv), possibly by John Carr,
under influence of William Kent and Batty Langley, with additional building
probably C19. Limestone ashlar facing to brick. Square on plan with lower
building formerly housing metal wheel to west. 2 storeys, with 3 main
elevations symmetrical, and single-storey wheelhouse. Plain chamfered
plinth and continuous band approximately 12 feet above ground level. Ogee-
arched recess with architrave flanked by pointed windows under square
labels, each with blind quatrefoil above. Eaves band. Former pyramidal
roof and crocketed finials absent at time of resurvey. Wheelhouse has wide
elliptical arch to left. Ruinous at time of resurvey. Pevsner N,
Yorkshire, York and the East Riding, 1972. York Georgian Society Annual
Report 1966-7.

Listing NGR: SE7300362796

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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