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Mill Building at Priory Mill, Norton

Description: Mill Building at Priory Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 334951

OS Grid Reference: SE5414215846
OS Grid Coordinates: 454142, 415846
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6363, -1.1826

Location: Norton Mill Lane, Norton, Doncaster DN6 9BX

Locality: Norton
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: DN6 9BX

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Listing Text

SE 51 NW
(north side),
1/87 Mill building at
Priory Mill
Water-powered corn mill. Early C19. Partly roughcast rubble, stone slate
eaves courses to pantile roofs. 2 storeys with loft, 2 windows to 1st floor;
attached single-storey wheel-house over mill race to north; much of east and
south sides obscured by C20 single-storey additions (not of special
interest). South side has door flanked by casements (within later addition)
and 1st-floor windows with flat brick arches. Brick end stack on left.
Rear: wheel-house has central doorway and pitched roof with stone-slate
verges. Right return: ashlar arch beneath wheel-house has projecting

Interior: wheel-house retains a breast-shot, 8-spoke cast-iron wheel (in poor
condition at time of resurvey). Main building has a sturdy wooden platform
against left gable with gearing beneath and vertical shafts rising to
positions for 2 sets of stones. Sack hoist with double trap doors to each
floor. Millstones now set in paving outside.

Listing NGR: SE5414215846

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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