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Mill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontesbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6789 / 52°40'44"N

Longitude: -2.8456 / 2°50'44"W

OS Eastings: 342926

OS Northings: 309362

OS Grid: SJ429093

Mapcode National: GBR BD.4B3W

Mapcode Global: WH8BS.8X6M

Entry Name: Mill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307723

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259473

Location: Pontesbury, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Pontesbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Great Hanwood

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SJ 40 NW PONTESBURY C.P. CRUCKMEOLE

4/170 Mill Farmhouse
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- II

Shown on O.S. map as Cruckmeole Mill.
Mill, now farmhouse. Mainly c.1800, but millhouse incorporating parts of
an earlier building, later additions and alterations. Red brick with yellow
brick headers to house and grey brick voussoirs to openings on mill, concrete
tile roof with ridge and end stacks. Mill house L-shaped plan with mill at
right-angles to north-east. House: 2 storeys with third storeyto back range,
dentilled eaves cornice; 3-window front, sliding glazing bar sashes to first
floor and 3-light late C19 casements to ground floor, all with gauged heads;
central entrance, 6-panel door with fanlight under cast-iron trellised porch.
Mill: on 3 levels with dentilled eaves carried up round front gable; seg-
mental-headed windows with cast-iron glazing bars flank doors, also with
segmental heads, on ground and first-floor levels, gabled wooden projection
for former hoist above; no machinery survives inside mill but position of
former wheel can be seen against right-hand return. Interior (of house):
central bay of rear range is timber framed and has chamfered spine beams
and joists with ogee stops on ground floor. A mill is first recorded on the
site in 1308. V.C.H. VIII (1968), p.259.


Listing NGR: SJ4292609362

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