Saxtead Mill

Date:
11 Mar 2003
Location:
Saxtead Mill, Saxtead, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk
Reference:
IOE01/10283/10
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TM 26 SE SAXTEAD SAXTEAD GREEN

3/176 Saxtead Mill -

GV II*

Post windmill, now preserved and in the care of the Department of the Environment. Late C18 with considerable C19 modernisation; restored 1957-60, the buck being completely rebuilt. Painted brick roundhouse, timber framed and weatherboarded buck, 4 patent sails and fantail mounted above the external steps. The roundhouse and buck each have 3 floors. The internal machinery is complete and in working order. A particularly fine example of a post mill and an outstanding local landmark. Scheduled Ancient Monument (County No.63). Wailes, Saxtead Green Mill, HMSO, 1972.

Listing NGR: TM2533664426

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1806 IOE Records taken by A C A Seinet; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr A. C. A Seinet. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Seinet, A. C. A

Rights Holder: Seinet, A. C. A

Keywords

Brick, Timber, Weatherboard, Georgian Post Mill, Monument (By Form), Windmill, Industrial, Wind Power Site, Power Generation Site, Machinery