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The Mill House and Watermill

A Grade II Listed Building in Exning, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2681 / 52°16'4"N

Longitude: 0.3716 / 0°22'17"E

OS Eastings: 561928

OS Northings: 265970

OS Grid: TL619659

Mapcode National: GBR N9H.YJS

Mapcode Global: VHJGH.D8B4

Entry Name: The Mill House and Watermill

Listing Date: 26 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374830

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275648

Location: Exning, Forest Heath, Suffolk, CB8

County: Suffolk

District: Forest Heath

Civil Parish: Exning

Built-Up Area: Newmarket

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Exning St Martin

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TL 66 NW NEWMARKET COTTON END ROAD
(including EXNING)
1/88 The Mill House
and Watermill

II


Mill house and attached watermill. Late C18. House: 3 windows,
2 storeys and attics. Red brick with string course at 1st floor.
Plaintiled roof hipped at right hand end, with chimneys of red
brick; lead flat roofed casement dormers with small-pane sashes.
Sash windows with flat arches of gauged brick and early C19
small-pane sashes. C18 entrance door with 6 fielded panels;
oblong fanlight with radial glazing bars; flat lead-roofed semi-
circular canopy with moulded fascia, on slender wooden Doric
columns. A flat roofed semi-circular bay window, 1 storey, at
side elevation. Watermill: 2 storeys. Timber framed and
rendered upper storey with herringbone pargetting; lower storey
of clunch with gault brick dressings. Pantiled roof. Wooden 2-
and 3-light C18 and C19 windows with small-pane iron casements.
Boarded doors. Machinery removed apart from wooden upright shaft,
spurwheel and crownwheel: both these gearwheels are of wood with
compass-arm construction; the waterwheel was overshot, unusual in
Suffolk. The mill is in poor condition with partial collapse.


Listing NGR: TL6192865970

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