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Tarrant Rushton House and Attached Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Tarrant Rushton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8534 / 50°51'12"N

Longitude: -2.0908 / 2°5'26"W

OS Eastings: 393702

OS Northings: 105986

OS Grid: ST937059

Mapcode National: GBR 30X.D6R

Mapcode Global: FRA 66HV.C7S

Entry Name: Tarrant Rushton House and Attached Mill

Listing Date: 2 September 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303973

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103775

Location: Tarrant Rushton, North Dorset, Dorset, DT11

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Tarrant Rushton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Tarrant Monkton with Tarrant Launceston All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 90 SW
3/55 -
Tarrant Rushton
House and attached

House and attached mill, mid C19. House of banded brick and flint with brick
dressings, later C19 brick extension right. Mill in English-bond brickwork
with tiled roof. House has slate roof with brick stacks having cogged caps
to ends of original range. 2 storeys, original was of 2 window range. House
has 3-light casements with glazing bars under segmental brick heads. Mill
has 2-light casements with horizontal glazing bars under segmental heads to
the ground floor. Segmental brick mill race arch to left of mill range.

Internally the mill retains much of its original machinery including hurst
with enclosed equipment, stone floor with wooden upright shaft, crownwheel etc.,
remains of wire machine, grain bins, water control mechanism and other items.
The undershot waterwheel has largely rotted away. (March 1985). (RCHM, Dorset,
vol.IV, p.113, no.4. Dorset Mills Survey, notes.)

Listing NGR: ST9370205986

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