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Stretton Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Stretton en le Field, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.7077 / 52°42'27"N

Longitude: -1.5551 / 1°33'18"W

OS Eastings: 430156

OS Northings: 312315

OS Grid: SK301123

Mapcode National: GBR 5G4.9MZ

Mapcode Global: WHCGT.26RK

Entry Name: Stretton Mill

Listing Date: 20 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178097

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187983

Location: Stretton en le Field, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, DE12

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Stretton en le Field

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Donisthorpe St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 31 SW
Stretton Mill
Mill, now house, of 1633 and c1700 with large c1960 right hand additions
encasing part of original. Plain tiled roof: rebuilt stacks.
Original part stone, 1½ storeys, with 3-light stone mullion window and
Tudor arched door to its right with C20 dormer above and stone date plaque
1633. To rear mullion window with dripmould, mullions removed, and
single light over. At left a C19 1 storey hipped roof extension over
millstream, C20 windows. To right, enclosed in C20 additions part of
stone range with 2 original doorways and sundial on internal former end
wall. Here joins brick range of c1700 with inglenook and beamed ceilings.
This range totally encased. On first floor of stone range massive tie
beams and a section of close studding with dovetails showing are visible.
Site mentioned in Domesday Book as having a mill. Ashton, N,
Leicestershire Water Mills, Wymondham, 1977, p 92, where also photograph
of mill before c1960 alterations.

Listing NGR: SK3015612315

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