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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: WINDMILL, TO REAR OF THE MILL HOUSE

List entry Number: 1165568

Location

WINDMILL, TO REAR OF THE MILL HOUSE, MILL HILL

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

County District District Type Parish
CambridgeshireEast CambridgeshireDistrict AuthoritySwaffham Prior

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 19-Aug-1959

Date of most recent amendment: 15-Jun-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 49409

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

The entry for:-

TL 5664 SWAFFHAM PRIOR MILL HILL (West Side) 13/186 Windmill, to rear of the Mill House (formerly listed as 19. 8.1959 Smock Mill)

GV II

Shall be replaced by:-

TL5664 SWAFFHAM PRIOR MILL HILL

169/13/186 Windmill, to the rear of the 19.8.1959 Mill House

GV II*

Tower windmill. 1864, restored late C20. Clunch faced with brick and tarred. Three stages with plank stable door at ground floor and with glazing bar casements decreasing in size as they rise. Mill topped with revolving ogee cap with four sails and a fantail. INTERIOR retains original floors and staircases. It also retains all its original internal milling machinery including two pairs of grinding stones. A very complete example of a tower mill of the period.

Source: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Cambridgeshire North East, 1972, Page 127.

Listing NGR: TL5722764232

Selected Sources

  1. Other  Reference - Title: An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Cambridgeshire North East - Date: 1972 - Page References: 127

National Grid Reference: TL 57227 64232

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