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Water Mill and Mill House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ixworth, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3041 / 52°18'14"N

Longitude: 0.8256 / 0°49'32"E

OS Eastings: 592746

OS Northings: 271094

OS Grid: TL927710

Mapcode National: GBR RFP.KK6

Mapcode Global: VHKD0.8CB0

Entry Name: Water Mill and Mill House

Listing Date: 14 July 1955

Last Amended: 11 July 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376833

English Heritage Legacy ID: 283641

Location: Ixworth, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, IP31

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

Civil Parish: Ixworth

Built-Up Area: Ixworth

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Ixworth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


1/64 Watermill and Mill House
14.7.55 (formerly listed as Ixworth Mill
and Mill House)


A disused watermill and mill house. C18. 3 storeys and attic. Timber-framed
and weatherboarded, with lucam on the east end. Slate roof. Small-paned sash
windows in flush frames. Internal cast iron breast shot water-wheel. 3 pairs
of underdriven stones. Machinery complete; apart from east iron stone nuts,
all in wood. 'I.Lowe - 1800' carved in large letters on the timber supporting
the base of the upright shaft, dates the machinery. John Lowe was miller in
the late C18/ and early C19 (see parish records in Record Office, Bury St.
Edmunds). Mill House, early C17 and later. 2 storeys. Timber-framed and
plastered. Red brick tumbled gable on south, partly covered by later
extension. Black glazed pantiles, internal chimney-stack. Late C19 casement
windows with single glazing bar. North gable, facing road, has 2 small-paned
sash windows in flush frames. Adjoins the west side of the Watermill.

Listing NGR: TL9274671094

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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