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Mill houses were the factories of their day, creating goods and employing local people. Many mills are actually small complexes of buildings, outbuildings and even workers cottages.



A property that's definitely not run of the mill
3rd of November 2014
mill conversion for sale
Yearle Mill, Wooler, Northumberland, NE71 6RA 
Price £575,000 (or £875,000 for the mill plus miller's house)

Wooler Mill
After nearly forty years, Yearle Mill, an 18th century corn mill located one mile outside Wooler on the edge of the Northumbria National Park, is back on the market. The seven bedroom mill was restored from a ruin by the current owners and is offered for sale with or without the three bedroom miller's house which sits close-by. Currently run as a luxury holiday let, it has some great original features and is set in grounds of three acres of mixed woodland and a 30ft wildlife pond. Prospective owners have the option of purchasing it as a going concern, together with all the contents so it could be the ideal property for someone wanting to escape the rat race. more

You'll be milling around in this vast conversion
12th May 2014
converted mill for sale
Lakeside House, Stansfield Mill Lane, Triangle, Halifax, HX6 3HA
Price £875,000
Mill Conversion In Halifax
If you've got a large family to accommodate or just need space to spread your wings, then Lakeside House is ideal as it extends to over 7500 sq. feet! This stunning 19th Century mill conversion has eight bedrooms in all (three of which are in a self contained apartment) as well as a gym area, sauna and impressive top floor entertainment space with large terrace. The mill boasts a private and tranquil lakeside setting and delightful landscaped grounds and is in a sought after and convenient location, approximately 5 minutes away from both Ripponden and Sowerby Bridge.
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Buy this luxury mill for three mill
13th of January 2014
former mill for sale
Tempsford Mill, Tempsford Road, Blunham, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK44 3NU
Guide price £2,950,000

Mill At Blunham For Sale
Tempsford Mill in Blunham, Bedfordshire is a stunning waterside property in a spectacular setting surrounded by fields and water. It comprises of the Old Mill House (the mill was in operation from 1847 until about 1910), the New Mill and 6.5 acres of landscaped gardens. There are nine bedrooms in all (four in the Old Mill House and five in the New Mill) and the reception rooms offer a blend of new and old with exposed beams adding character while state of the art facilities make it the perfect contemporary home for the 21st century. The property even has a fireplace in the dining room which was made for the Titanic. The River Idel runs directly beneath the building to the fully working water wheel and a jetty allows mooring for boats on the tranquil mill pond. One of the original locks from when barges used the river to deliver goods to the nearby towns can still be found within the grounds and with full fishing rights and rights to control the water, it is the ideal property for an angler. more

A former mill with listed buildings
16th of September 2013
former mill for sale
Hewsons Lane, Barton Upon Humber, North Lincolnshire, DN18 5BL
Starting bid £140,000

Barton Mill For Sale
The former corn mill on Hewson's Lane was built around 1813 for Cook and Sutton and this eight storey tower, attached listed cottage and ancillary buildings offers a unique opportunity to acquire a potential development site in an increasingly popular residential area of Barton upon Humber. There is a design concept in place for a courtyard development of eight houses, but at present there is no planning permission as there are many options with this site. Purchasers will be responsible for obtaining the necessary consent suited to their needs.The site is accessed off Hewsons Lane which in turn leads to Waterside Road opposite the supermarket and close to the Humber Bridge viewing area. more

Be king of the castle in this castellated mill tower
11th February 2013
tower mill and lodge for sale
Saham Mill, Ovington Road, Saham Toney, Norfolk, IP25
Price £600,000

Tower Mill For Sale
Saham Toney tower mill is a unique and landmark home built in 1828 and located within the village of Saham Toney. Once a six storey 50 ft. brick mill, the mill was converted to a private dwelling in 1948. It has undergone various renovations over the years and now boasts spacious accommodation with three reception rooms, a family kitchen/breakfast room and four bedrooms over the four floors of the mill tower itself, with increasingly far reaching views, as you ascend the tower, and access to the roof from the fourth, top bedroom. In the large gardens are a detached single storey two bedroom cottage and an area of woodland within which is a games room. Living here definitely wouldn't be a grind. more

Millhouse with original workings
28th of January 2013
converted mill for sale
Millcroft Mill, Condorrat, Nr Cumbernauld, G67 4AF
Guide price £250,000

Converted Mill For Sale Lanarkshire
Millcroft Mill is a large sandstone Mill House which dates to circa. 1600 is set in large gardens bordering the Shanks Burn at the end of a long gravel driveway. This imposing listed building is situated in an idyllic rural location, but within easy reach of motorway links and the town of Cumbernauld. Inside, the entrance vestibule leads to a magnificent reception hallway with wooden panelled walls, flagstone flooring and feature fireplace. There's a large lounge with french doors to garden, a dining room (with viewing window to the original Mill House), a kitchen, utility room, box room with w.c. off, five bedrooms (three en suite) and two fabulous rooms in the attic. In addition and integral to the property accessed externally is the old mill house containing the mill wheel. This property is going to auction this week (31st January 2013). Some repairs and maintenance is required but this is reflected in the low guide price of £250,000. more

A converted millhouse with original chimney
26th of November 2012
converted mill for sale
Millstone Cottage, Blackhall Wood, Durdar, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA5 7LH
Guide price £225,000

Converted Mill For Sale Cumbria
The Blackhall Wood Estate is a versatile residential and agricultural estate with sporting opportunities located just 4 miles south of Carlisle which is being sold off in 10 lots. Lot 2, Millstone Cottage is an attached property, converted from a former mill and boasting some of the original workings still in situ. This three bedroom house is approached over a gated driveway which leads under an archway and opens out to an attractive courtyard with various outbuildings and stores. The original chimney remains in place and makes for an unusual and attractive feature. A great opportunity to have a unique home with bags of potential. more

A-Listed Caithness water mill in need of some tlc
5th of March 2012
converted water mill for sale
Achingale Mill, Watten, Wick, KW1 5XY
Guide price £50,000

Caithness Water Mill For Sale
Believed to be one of the best examples of a Caithness mill, this three-storey, L shaped water mill dates from the early to mid 19th century. Built from rubble and slate Auchingale Mill is set in approximately 1.5 acres of land, on the outskirts of the village of Watten, in the far North East of Scotland. From a distance, it looks like a small castle and could be developed into a spacious family home as it has over 400sqm of floor space. Conversion would be subject to planning permission but some work has already been done (including roof repairs and services on site) and Historic Scotland has given preliminary verbal approval to the restoration plan. Inside, the mill workings are largely intact including the wheels and the property is full of character with many original hand cut wooden beams. Truly a grand design project for someone with vision. more

Could you organise a p*** up in this converted brewery
4th of January 2012
converted brewery for sale
The Brewery, Mains Of Inverebrie, Ellon, Aberdeenshire
Offers in excess of £630,000

Converted Brewery For Sale Aberdeenshire
Formerly a steam driven grain mill before becoming a brewery in the 1990s, the Brewery metamorphosised once again in 2005 into a fabulous six bedroom house. The conversion was done to a high standard and the flexible and spacious accommodation would easily lend itself to becoming a Bed & Breakfast as the south west wing could easily become a private self contained owners annexe. A particular feature of the house is the original red brick chimney located to the rear of the house, a reminder of its industrial heritage. The former engine room is now a gym with its own shower room and an 8 person Nordic sauna. All in all a beautiful property in a fabulous rural location. Even the die hard alcoholics have to admit some brewerys are better as houses! more

A water mill which dates back to the Domesday Book
14th of November 2011
converted water mill for sale
The Water Mill, Croft Hill Road, Huncote, Leicestershire
Offers over £1,000,000

Leicestershire Water Mill For Sale
There's been a mill at Huncote since the Domesday Book and the success of the survival of the mill is due to the fact that it has adapted and moulded over the years to the needs of the time. But it wasn't until 2004 that it found its latest niche - as a fabulous family home with equestrian facilities. Set in nine acres there's five bedrooms for the the family and stabling for four horses. There's also a detached garage block and office suite for those working from home. The current owners are moving on, but if you fancy starring in the next chapter in this beautiful property's history, then now's your chance. more

A spot of renovation will bring grist to the mill!
17th October 2011
mill with planning permission for sale
Dore Mill, Abbey Dore, Hereford HR2 0AA
Price £200,000

Mill For Restoration In Herefordshire
Dore Mill offers a rare opportunity to create a home that's anything but run of the mill. This former mill contains a wealth of original features and has planning permission for re-development into a three bedroomed characterful dwelling. Built of brick and stone with a slate roof, it has already been partly renovated and includes a kitchen complete with Aga, a bedroom and a cloakroom, so you could actually move in immediately. The mill is set in a large garden and is located in the centre of the attractive village of Abbey Dore in Herefordshire, 14 miles from Hereford and 16 miles from Ross on Wye. more

Windy Miller, eat your heart out!
15th August 2011
cornmill with planning permission for sale
Union Mill, Lon Graig, Gaerwen, Isle of Anglesey, LL60 6HT
Price £95,000
Cornmill For Restoration In Anglesey Wales
Union Mill (or Melin Sguthan as it is known in Anglesey) is a Grade II listed cornmill believed to date to the late 18th century. This wind powered corn mill was in operation until as late as 1913 and occupies a commanding position with far reaching views over the surrounding countryside. Union Mill promises to be an exciting development opportunity as it has the benefit of detailed planning approval together with Listed Building Consent to create a stunning dwelling house. The mill is set on a plot of almost half an acre. Just like Windy Miller, you can live a self sufficient life in a beautiful converted mill - just lay off the "sleep inducing"cider. more

A property that certainly isn't run of the mill
23rd of May 2011
mill house with mill pond for sale
Lupton Mill, Lupton, Near Kirkby Lonsdale, LA6 2PW
Price £825,000
Mill House In Cumbria For Sale
As the old saying goes, location, location, location. And with the earliest record of this Grade II Listed corn mill being in 1311, it's fair to say our forebears had their pick of the best spots. The mill ceased operation in 1968 and lay derelict until it was purchased in 1985 by the current owners (an architect and his wife) who lovingly and painstakingly rebuilt and renovated it to create the interesting and beautiful four bedroom family home it is today. It retains a wealth of original features including exposed roof timbers and stonework, the original mill wheel, mill pond, mill stones and wooden cogs. Lupton Beck runs through the gardens feeding the 0.39 acre mill pond and there is a boathouse, separate summer house and even a bathing platform for long summer days messing around in the water. more

Life can still be good even without
wind in your sails

21st March 2011
mill and granary for sale
The Mill, Caston, Attleborough, Norfolk, NR17 1DF
Guide price £310,000
Mill and Granary For Sale
Here's an opportunity to acquire a piece of UK history in the form of this Grade II* listed mill and granary. Believed to have been constructed in 1864 and in use until around 1940, the Mill is an excellent example of its type and still has the majority of the workings intact. The adjoining former Granary has been converted into a two bedroom / three reception room dwelling. more

A mill house with cottages for a complete lifestyle change
22nd of October 2010
mill with holiday cottages for sale
Pennywort Mill, Trewassick, South Hill, Callington, Cornwall
Guide price £825,000
Mill House For Sale
Pennywort Mill is a Grade II Listed holiday letting complex offering a most ideal home and business in one. As well as a beautiful six bedroom owners residence and grounds of four acres with a large agricultural building, there are three letting cottages generating income. The three storey main house has been renovated to a high standard whilst retaining a wealth of charm and character. It enjoys an open outlook over the complex and countryside beyond. The three letting properties have all been renovated to a high standard and offer a total of five bedrooms in total. The Mill is set at the end of your own private drive in the hamlet of Trewassick, approx. 19 miles from Plymouth and offers a wonderful retreat to someone who dreams of running a holiday letting business. more



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