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Corn Mill Approximately 80m South East of Owlpen Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Owlpen, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6834 / 51°41'0"N

Longitude: -2.2895 / 2°17'22"W

OS Eastings: 380081

OS Northings: 198334

OS Grid: ST800983

Mapcode National: GBR 0LX.HYR

Mapcode Global: VH953.8YHC

Entry Name: Corn Mill Approximately 80m South East of Owlpen Manor

Listing Date: 23 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304814

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133151

Location: Owlpen, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL11

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Owlpen

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Uley with Owlpen and Nympsfield

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


ST 89 NW OWLPEN OWLPEN VILLAGE

6/359 Corn Mill approximately 80m
south east of Owlpen Manor
23.6.52

GV II

Corn mill, now detached house. 1726. Coursed rubble limestone;
ashlar chimneys; stone slate roof. Three-storey with attic. West
front: 2-window fenestration, all 3-light timber mullioned windows
with leaded iron casements and timber lintels. Central doorway
with plank doors and timber lintel; similar doorway to middle
floor above. Central circular leaded window to upper floor. Plain
gable end chimneys. Central ridge-mounted octagonal timber cupola
with leaded glazing and weathervane; ogee lead top to rectangular
base. Similar casement fenestration to rear.
Interior: although converted to house, many original pieces of
corn milling equipment remain including driving gear, gantry and
sack traps. Continued in use up to 1914, then used to pump water
to Owlpen House high on the escarpment. Mill pond with dam and
sluice gates adjoins on east side.
(C.N. Mander, Owlpen Manor, 1985)


Listing NGR: ST8008198334

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