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Slingfield Mills, Chimney and Boiler House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wyre Forest, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100059

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156473

Location: Wyre Forest, Worcestershire, DY10

County: Worcestershire

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

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Listing Text

1.
5250 KIDDERMINSTER SLINGFIELD MILLS
Chimney and Boiler
House.
SO 87 NE SP/673
0/673

II GV


2.
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

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