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Latitude: 51.9425 / 51°56'33"N
Longitude: 0.6363 / 0°38'10"E
OS Eastings: 581298
OS Northings: 230396
OS Grid: TL812303
Mapcode National: GBR QJK.5NQ
Mapcode Global: VHJJ5.ZF7Q
Entry Name: Old Townford Mill
Listing Date: 24 February 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1122457
English Heritage Legacy ID: 113842
Location: Halstead, Braintree, Essex, CO9
Civil Parish: Halstead
Built-Up Area: Halstead
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Halstead St Andrew with Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
Old Townford Mill
TL 8130 SW 1/5 24.2.50.
Built in l807 by Samuel Courtauld, when he moved from Pebmarsh and established
his silk mills in Braintree. Modern mills now extend over larger area and this
is the only remaining original building. 3 storey weatherboarded, roofs in
grey slate, rows of windows with small glazing bars. Stands astride the river
stream. Originally had a beam engine. Forms picturesque group with Mill House.
Listing NGR: TL8129830396
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