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placename:- Low Gote Mills
locality:- Goat
locality:- Goatmill Bridge
parish Cockermouth parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
water mill; mill
coordinates:- NY11613108
10Km square:- NY13
References Listed Buildings 2010

1Km square NY1131

photograph

Low Gote Mills -- Goat -- Goatmill Bridge -- Cockermouth -- Cumbria / -- 21.6.2013

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 54 4)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.

placename:- Goat Mills
water mill
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
FORMER CORN MILL / / SPITAL ING LANE / COCKERMOUTH / ALLERDALE / CUMBRIA / II / 71748 / NY1151031132
courtesy of English Heritage
Now disused. Probably early C19. Stone rubble, partly cemented, slate roof. Built on sloping hillside. Upper portion has wide gable end to road, 3 storeys, with wooden shuttered openings. Lower wing to left is 2 storeys, the lower storey being below road level; 5 windows on each floor, formerly 24-paned sashes but now partly broken, in stone architraves. End gable his entrance up 4 stone steps, and a round- arched upper window. Rear facade to former mill-race has 8 windows. Mill wheel at junction of wings. Interior appears to have heavy women beams and iron upright props.
district:- Allerdale
listed building
coordinates:- NY11513113
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

hearsay Converted from a ruin to a dwelling, 1978-79. There was a mill on this site for at least 300 years. The lower part of the mills was demolished.
Used as a corn mill and also by Harris's linen company.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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