Keys to the Past

Yearle Mill (Earle)

Yearle Mill restoration. Photo by Northumberland County Council, 1991.
Yearle Mill restoration. Photo by Northumberland County Council, 1991.

This building is an 18th or early 19th century watermill, built from stone rubble. It is three-stories high and has a large 19th century drying kiln standing next to it. The miller's house was further up the hill. The remains of the mill leat are now blocked. This is a Grade II listed building protected by law.

Reference number:N1591
Historical period: Georgian (1714 to 1830)
Legal status:Listed Building
Event(s):BUILDING SURVEY, Yearle Mill, Wooler 1992; J K Major
BUILDING SURVEY, Yearle Mill, Wooler 2007; R Miket



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Earle


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