This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 52.3869 / 52°23'12"N
Longitude: -2.2521 / 2°15'7"W
OS Eastings: 382939
OS Northings: 276571
OS Grid: SO829765
Mapcode National: GBR 1CS.7FY
Mapcode Global: VH91T.X88J
Entry Name: Slingfield Mills, Chimney and Boiler House
Listing Date: 22 April 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1100059
English Heritage Legacy ID: 156473
Location: Wyre Forest, Worcestershire, DY10
District: Wyre Forest
Town: Wyre Forest
Civil Parish: Kidderminster
Built-Up Area: Kidderminster
Traditional County: Worcestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire
Church of England Parish: Kidderminster Ismere
Church of England Diocese: Worcester
5250 KIDDERMINSTER SLINGFIELD MILLS
Chimney and Boiler
SO 87 NE SP/673
Mill chimney and boiler house. 1864-70 for Thomas Lea. Chimney of red brick with
blue and buff brick bands and decorative features. Tapering square plan structure
about 180 feet high, said to have been reduced by about 40 feet in 1981. Nine
stages defined by blue brick bands. Clasping angle buttresses with alternating bands
of blue and buff bricks.
Alternating stages on each face have a central narrow arched blank recess: Arches
and impost band in buff brick. Top stage contains a pair of similar arched recesses
to each face. Attached boiler house of brick painted white, slate hipped roof, cogged
brick eaves cornice. Two storeys, five bays. Large window with barred sashes to
ground floor with central pivoted opening sections. Windows to first floor set in
arcade with flush key blocks and moulded imposts to arches. Some C20 alterations.
Boiler house included for group value only.
Listing NGR: SO8293976571
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings