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HER Number:MDV19721
Name:Mill south of Endswell, Cruwys Morchard


Mill of probable early/mid 19th century date on the River Dart, the rear wing is probably earlier.


Grid Reference:SS 889 127
Map Sheet:SS81SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishCruwys Morchard
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCRUWYS MORCHARD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS81SE/24
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MILL (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV327403.

House. Circa early/mid c19; rear wing probably earlier. Snecked local stone, rear wing partly plastered; slate roof, gabled at ends; rear wing partly roofed with slate, partly with corrugated iron; projecting stone stacks at ends with diagonally-set paired brick shafts. L plan with modest tudor details. Main range single depth, 2 rooms wide with a central entrance probably facing the stair. A rear left wing may be earlier than the main range and is partly used for service, partlt for storage.2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay front with a central gabled porch with ornamental bargeboards, a chamfered rounded outer doorway and a panelled front door to the inner door, 2 first floor gabled dormers with ornamental bargeboards and 2-light casements, 3 panes per light; similar 3-light ground floor casements. The rear elevation has a first floor tudor arched stair light with ornamental glazing. The rear wing has casement windows and a first floor left entrance. Interior: not inspected but said to contain mill machinery (doe).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV46091.

?lugsland mill, on river dart.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV46097.

Des=spab mills index(1982)/in smr.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV46098.

Doe/hhr:cruwys morchard(28/8/1987)74.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV46099.

Bodman, m. /water-powered sites in devon/(1998)14.45/in smr.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV46100.

Des=bodman, m. /watermills and other water-powered sites in devon/(september 2003)110-111/interim draft report in smr.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV148.

Shown as ‘cruwys morchard corn mill’ on os 25” (1880s) map with a ‘mill leat to the northwest (os).

SPAB, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV244259.

Vis=-/-/1965 (spab). Traces of mill survive (spab).

Bodman, M., 1998, Water-Powered Sites in Devon (Report - non-specific). SDV305931.

Cruwys morchard mill on river dart (bodman).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV148Migrated Record:
SDV244259Migrated Record: SPAB.
SDV305931Report - non-specific: Bodman, M.. 1998. Water-Powered Sites in Devon. A4 Spiral Bound.
SDV327403Migrated Record: Department of Environment.
SDV46091Migrated Record:
SDV46097Migrated Record:
SDV46098Migrated Record:
SDV46099Migrated Record:
SDV46100Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jul 15 2019 10:54AM