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Latitude: 50.8054 / 50°48'19"N
Longitude: -2.8937 / 2°53'37"W
OS Eastings: 337118
OS Northings: 101026
OS Grid: ST371010
Mapcode National: GBR MB.YLNV
Mapcode Global: FRA 46TY.Y7L
Entry Name: The Water-Mill at Sadborow Mill
Listing Date: 8 April 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1153400
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104663
Location: Thorncombe, West Dorset, Dorset, TA20
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Thorncombe
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
ST 30 SE THORNCOMBE SADBOROW
3/81 The Water-Mill at
Detached Water-Mill. Dated 1827: Keystone of top right window. Rubble walls
with brick quoins and dressings. Roman tile roof, C20, hipped. Rectangle in
plan. Two storeys. Three casements with renewed wooden frames and cills.
Segment-headed window-arches with stone keys and some burnt headers. Two
ground floor 'stable-doors' near centre, brick jambs and wooden lintels.
Stone-floor: 'stable-door' with large iron hook over. Tall built-in wooden
buffer beside 1 ground door. Mill-wheel on rear face: 22 ft overshot wheel,
6 r.p.m., originally driving 2 mill-stones, latterly 3. C19 wooden partitions
and doors. Stone floor: 2 mill-stones extant, and full apparatus. Winnoning
Box. The Mixing Room. (Scales etc not original to the mill). Bin-floor, with
platform, shutes etc. The machinery is remarkably complete, and the mill have
been working within the last two years. Full operations ceased in the 1950s.
Mill-pond above to rear, fed from Sadborow estate spring. Source: Commander
W J Eyre, owner.
Listing NGR: ST3711801026
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