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Latitude: 53.1908 / 53°11'27"N
Longitude: -1.4895 / 1°29'22"W
OS Eastings: 434205
OS Northings: 366093
OS Grid: SK342660
Mapcode National: GBR 69K.VM3
Mapcode Global: WHDFN.22Z5
Entry Name: Spann Carr Windmill Tower
Listing Date: 18 May 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1218522
English Heritage Legacy ID: 393474
Location: Ashover, North East Derbyshire, Derbyshire, S45
District: North East Derbyshire
Civil Parish: Ashover
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Ashover All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK36NW MATLOCK ROAD
1264-0/5/65 (East side (off))
18/05/89 Spann Carr Windmill Tower
Windmill tower. Built 1807. Coursed squared gritstone with
tooled dressings to door and window openings. Tapering
circular tower of 4 storeys. At ground level, there is an
east-facing doorway; at first-floor level, 2 opposed doorways,
facing north and south, all with massive diagonally tooled
jambs and deep lintels. Each first-floor doorway formerly had
a flight of stone steps. There are a number of rectangular
window openings with plain heads and sills, formerly with
small-paned metal windows, one of which survives.
INTERIOR: machinery and fittings have all been removed, but
the building retains 4 hearths which emerge at 2 vents at
History: the mill was built by James and Matthew Beresford of
Hazelhurst Farm, and was adapted to steam power, at which time
an engine house and chimney (both now removed) were erected.
Listing NGR: SK3420566093
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