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Elsecar Mill, Elsecar

Description: Elsecar Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 333892

OS Grid Reference: SE3875600207
OS Grid Coordinates: 438756, 400207
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4971, -1.4172

Location: Wath Road, Barnsley S73 0SG

Locality: Elsecar
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S73 0SG

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Listing Text

SE30SE (east side),
2/18 Elsecar Mill
- II
Flour mill. 1842 (Clayton, p38). For the Fitzwilliam estate. Coursed, hammer-
dressed sandstone, Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys with half-basement, 6 bays;
single-storey addition to front right. Enlarged doorway to bay 3; panelled door
to bay 5 has ashlar surround. Round-arched loading door to 1st floor of bay 3
has gabled wooden gantry over. Other windows, boarded at time of resurvey, have
projecting sills and plain lintels. Brick end stack to front roof slope on right,
truncated stone chimney to rear-left corner. Low addition on right has 2 windows
to front gable and door in left return, end stack.

Interior: much renewed but retains original cast-iron stanchions and principal
ceiling beams. Pattern-book king-post trusses exposed.

A. K. Clayton, Hoyland Nether, 1974.

Listing NGR: SE3875600207

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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