Record Details

NHER Number:4067
Type of record:Building
Name:Newton Mill

Summary

An early 19th century red brick watermill, with a modern house built onto the east end, replacing the former miller's house.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 8314 1624
Map Sheet:TF81NW
Parish:NEWTON BY CASTLE ACRE, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Watermill (Newton Mill) on (S1).
E. Rose (NAU).

Not listed in 1985 relisting, but to be added as grade II* on account of machinery, see (S2).
E. Rose (NAU).

(S3) in file.

Red brick building, with evidence of heightening in west gable. Clamp irons in form of letters. Date about 1800. New house added to east end, dated 1980 or 1990, contains many deliberately reused 19th century moulded bricks.
E. Rose (NLA) 30 November 1992.

Article missing from file {J. Yates, 12 November 2010].

Monument Types

  • WATERMILL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOUSE (Modern - 1901 AD to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1994. TF 8316AX - ABB.
---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1992. Newton Mill - picture.. 28 May.
---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1989. Miller's house to be re-built.. 30 March.
---Publication: Nar valley group of parishes. 2007. Voices of the Nar - celebrating a decade in the life of the Nar valley group of parishes - Newton Mill, Newton by Castleacre.
---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1998. Drawing of Newton Mill. 10 August.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Publication: Faden, W. and Barringer, J. C. 1989. Faden's Map of Norfolk in 1797.
<S2>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.
<S3>Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1989. Builder asked to preserve Saxon road.. 30 March.

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