Little Chishill Mill, Barley Road, Great and Little Chishill - South Cambridgeshire

Post mill, date of 1712 scratched on a stud; possibly rebuilt 1819, main post renewed 1868. Patent sails c1912-16 replacing former canvas covered sails. Timber-framed, weather boarded and painted, with brick piers. Mill transferred in 2017 to the Great Chishill Windmill Trust, who have completed repairs to the trestle and buck with grant support from SPAB and Historic England. Stocks and sails removed for safety reasons and these will be repaired and reinstated. Repairs to rear winding gear to commence late 2018 or early 2019.

Little Chishill Mill, Barley Road, Great and Little Chishill - South Cambridgeshire
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: LITTLE CHISHILL MILL
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1330927
  • Local Planning Authority: South Cambridgeshire
  • Site Type: Industrial > Mill

Location

  • Building Name: Little Chishill Mill
  • Street Name: Barley Road
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • District / Borough: South Cambridgeshire
  • Parish: Great and Little Chishill
  • Parliamentary Constituency: South Cambridgeshire
  • Region: East of England

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: F - Repair scheme in progress and (where applicable) end use or user identified; or functionally redundant buildings with new use agreed but not yet implemented.
  • Previous Priority: B
  • Ownership: Charity (heritage)

Contact Details

Trudi Hughes 01223 582739

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England