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Watermill About One Metre North of Granary South of Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Lostwithiel, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3933 / 50°23'35"N

Longitude: -4.6754 / 4°40'31"W

OS Eastings: 209933

OS Northings: 58245

OS Grid: SX099582

Mapcode National: GBR N4.SQVD

Mapcode Global: FRA 1830.6CM

Entry Name: Watermill About One Metre North of Granary South of Castle

Listing Date: 4 June 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144252

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70791

Location: Lostwithiel, Cornwall, PL22

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Lostwithiel

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Lanlivery

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

LOSTWITHIEL
SX 05 NE
7/39
- Watermill about one metre north of
granary south of Castle
4.6.79
GV
II

Watermill. Early C19, incorporating part of an earlier building to right; the
building appears to be in 3 phases, with different stonework. Slatestone rubble with
granite dressings and quoins. Hipped slate roof with ridge coping tiles; rear wing
has gable end and corrugated asbestos roof.
Overall T-plan, with central rear wing of early C19 housing the water wheel. The
mill is built into a bank at the rear, with rear access to the loft over the main
front range. The leet runs along the front left of the building.
The front has 3 doors at ground floor level and 2 loading doors above. At ground
floor to right, the building is in random rubble with large granite quoins, smaller
random rubble at upper level, with a straight joint to left, where the building is in
rubble with cut granite quoins. The left side has a loading door at upper level.
The rear has granite steps leading to a door to loft to the left over the main range.
The rear wing has chamfered corner to left, and has an opening to the wheel pit.
Opening in rear wall of main building for wheel housing. Single storey rubble lean-
to set in angle to rear wing to right, with door to rear.
Interior Not inspected, so it is not known whether any of the machinery survives.


Listing NGR: SX0993358245

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