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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: SIX MILE BOTTOM WINDMILL

List entry Number: 1126339

Location

SIX MILE BOTTOM WINDMILL

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
CambridgeshireEast CambridgeshireDistrict AuthorityBurrough Green

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 20-Feb-1980

Date of most recent amendment: 25-Apr-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 49109

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

TL 55 NE BURROUGH GREEN BUNGALOW HILL

5/17 Six Mile 20.2.80 Bottom Windmill (formerly listed as Six Mile Bottom Post Mill)

GV II*

Post mill constructed without side girts (H Wozniak) suggesting a date before 1600, rebuilt c.1846 with earliest carved date RB 1764. Weather boarded, without sails. Round tower of local red brick with two opposing boarded doors. Interior originally plastered has two grind stones in situ, cast iron sail shaft, 1874, and fittings. C19 wooden hoist and bins. (Under restoration 1983). VCH, Vol, VI, p.145. H Wozniak, Six Mile Bottom Windmill, Cambs, 1980, CC. Palmer, History of Burrough Green, 1939.

Listing NGR: TL5882258183

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Palmer, , History of Burrough Green, (1939)
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Cambridgeshire and the Isle of Ely, (1978), 145
Wozniak, H , Six Mile Bottom Windmill, (1980)

National Grid Reference: TL 58822 58183

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