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Town Mills

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Giles in the Wood, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.945 / 50°56'41"N

Longitude: -4.1363 / 4°8'10"W

OS Eastings: 250020

OS Northings: 118346

OS Grid: SS500183

Mapcode National: GBR KM.NPZP

Mapcode Global: FRA 267M.0D6

Entry Name: Town Mills

Listing Date: 19 March 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104784

English Heritage Legacy ID: 90437

Location: Great Torrington, Torridge, Devon, EX38

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Great Torrington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Great Torrington St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

1735
SS 51 NW 7/8

Town Mills

19.3.51.

GV

II

Built by Lord Rolle in mid C19 and probably designed to complete a romantic riverside group seen from the town above. The front of the group of buildings used as a farmhouse is of stone with corner towers and castellated parapets, chimney in form of octagonal turret. Wood casements with hood moulds. Projecting porch. Decorative panels either with pointed heads or of cruciform shape.

Town Mills and New Bridge form a group.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 7 February 2016.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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