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Spinningdale, Cotton Mill (11713)

Current Priority
2
East
267590
North
889420
Site Type
Cotton Mill, Watermill
Period
18th-19th century

Upstanding, although very deteriorated, stone & lime mortared building. Possibly 4 storeys seen, but only three visible on main walls. There is a well built concrete mill lade leading towards the structure.

ShoreUPDATE 19/01/2014 Building appears extremely fragile

Condition and current recommendations:

Condition
Poor
Action
Standing Building Survey ;
Topographic Survey ;
Photographic survey

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Record 28 on map 2 in East Sutherland Coastal Zone Assessment Survey, 2010

Other records:

NMRS
13845
SMR
MHG10195

ShoreUpdates

1 ShoreUpdate accepted and 0 pending.

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19th January, 2014 by JonieCG
Survey Information
User:
JonieCG
Date:
Jan. 19, 2014
Tidal state:
high
Site located?:
Yes
Condition Information
Proximity to coast edge:
coast edge
Coastally eroding?:
has eroded in the past
Is there a coastal defence?:
no
Other threats?:
vegetation growth; animal burrows; structural damage/decay
Description:

Upstanding, although very deteriorated, stone & lime mortared building. Possibly 4 storeys seen, but only three visible on main walls. There is a well built concrete mill lade leading towards the structure.

Management Information
How visible are the remains? (above ground):
highly visible (substantial remains)
How visible are the remains? (in section):
clearly visible in section
How accessibile is the site?:
easily accessible- no restrictions; accessible on foot (no footpath)
The site is:
is well known
Comments and recommendations
Comments:

The building looks very fragile.

Recommendations:

Retain priority 2 to highlight the maintenance and management issues of this listed building