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HER Number:MDV9017
Name:MILL in the Parish of Chudleigh


Watermill. Chudleigh town mill (minchinton).


Grid Reference:SX 871 793
Map Sheet:SX87NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishChudleigh
Ecclesiastical ParishCHUDLEIGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX87NE/29

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Bowman, A. C., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV14682.

'town mills' mentioned in 1792. In 1941 a fire gutted an adjoining farmhouse. In 1972 the mill was converted to a craft centre and the waterwheel was restored. The mill is of three storeys and four bays of random stone rubble (bowman).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV148.

'town mills (corn)' shown on os 25" (1880s) map as a group of buildings to the west of 'kate brook' (os).

Minchinton, W., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV2310.

Watermill. Chudleigh town mill (minchinton).

SPAB, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV244259.

Vis=-/9/1982 (spab) now a museum.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV308819.

Minchinton, w. /industrial archaeology in devon/(1973)2.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV308820.

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

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV308821.

Bodman, m. /water-powered sites in devon/(1998)38.12/in smr.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV308822.

Des=watts, s. /(29.1.2003)/as above.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV308823.

Des=os 25" (1880s).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV308824.

Des=bodman,m. /watermills and other water-powered sites in devon/(september 2003)293/interim draft report in smr.

WATTS, Untitled Source (Unspecified Type). SDV81027.

Machinery complete including large waterwheel (watts).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV14682Migrated Record: Bowman, A. C..
SDV148Migrated Record:
SDV2310Migrated Record: Minchinton, W..
SDV244259Migrated Record: SPAB.
SDV308819Migrated Record:
SDV308820Migrated Record:
SDV308821Migrated Record:
SDV308822Migrated Record:
SDV308823Migrated Record:
SDV308824Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV19779Related to: Palace Mill, Chudleigh (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM