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Mill Building at Priory Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Norton, Doncaster

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6363 / 53°38'10"N

Longitude: -1.1826 / 1°10'57"W

OS Eastings: 454142

OS Northings: 415846

OS Grid: SE541158

Mapcode National: GBR NV5D.R6

Mapcode Global: WHDCG.TV1P

Entry Name: Mill Building at Priory Mill

Listing Date: 23 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151465

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334951

Location: Norton, Doncaster, DN6

County: Doncaster

Civil Parish: Norton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Campsall St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

NORTON NORTON MILL LANE
SE 51 NW
(north side),
1/87 Mill building at
Priory Mill
II
Water-powered corn mill. Early C19. Partly roughcast rubble, stone slate
eaves courses to pantile roofs. 2 storeys with loft, 2 windows to 1st floor;
attached single-storey wheel-house over mill race to north; much of east and
south sides obscured by C20 single-storey additions (not of special
interest). South side has door flanked by casements (within later addition)
and 1st-floor windows with flat brick arches. Brick end stack on left.
Rear: wheel-house has central doorway and pitched roof with stone-slate
verges. Right return: ashlar arch beneath wheel-house has projecting
keystone.

Interior: wheel-house retains a breast-shot, 8-spoke cast-iron wheel (in poor
condition at time of resurvey). Main building has a sturdy wooden platform
against left gable with gearing beneath and vertical shafts rising to
positions for 2 sets of stones. Sack hoist with double trap doors to each
floor. Millstones now set in paving outside.


Listing NGR: SE5414215846

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