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5 and 6, Mill Head

A Grade II Listed Building in Bampton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9898 / 50°59'23"N

Longitude: -3.4827 / 3°28'57"W

OS Eastings: 296035

OS Northings: 122197

OS Grid: SS960221

Mapcode National: GBR LJ.KTTG

Mapcode Global: FRA 36LH.H1S

Entry Name: 5 and 6, Mill Head

Listing Date: 7 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106947

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96693

Location: Bampton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Bampton

Built-Up Area: Bampton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bampton St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 16/10/2012

SS 92 SE

MILL HEAD, Bampton
Nos 5 and 6


Cottage. C17 or earlier, extended in the C18. Stone rubble with some cob to the
first floor ; asbestos slate roof, gabled at ends ; right end projecting stack with
set-offs and a stone shaft, rear left lateral stack, left end stack, lateral stack to
rear wing which has a half-hipped roof.
Plan: T plan, the main range single depth, 3 rooms wide with an entrance to right of
centre into a stair hall, narrow rear service room probably post-dates the main
range, rear left wing at right angles to the main range.
Exterior: Asymmetrical 4 window front with front door to right of centre and
additional front door to left. Fenestration of 2 and 3-light casements with glazing
Interior: C17 features survive in both right hand rooms including a chamfered scroll
stopped cross beam and a chamfered lintel to the lateral stack. C18 joinery suggests
that the rear wing and service rooms are C18.
Roof: 2 designs of trusses, possible evidence of sooting on one type with trenched
purlins, the others have cambered collars.
Forms a group with the Retreat and Manor Mill.

Listing NGR: SS9603522197

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

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