WINDMILL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1031207
Date first listed:
27-Sep-1984
Statutory Address:
WINDMILL, MILL ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
WINDMILL, MILL ROAD

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

County:
Suffolk
District:
St. Edmundsbury (District Authority)
Parish:
Thelnetham
National Grid Reference:
TM 01100 78967

Details

TM 07 NW THELNETHAM MILL ROAD

2/85 Windmill

II*

Tower windmill. 1819 with later modernisation (windshaft dated 'J.AICKMAN.LYNN. 1832'); restoration to working order commenced 1980. Tarred brick tower with ground floor and 3 upper floors; small segmental-headed casement windows, boarded half-door; conical vertically-boarded cap; no sails or fantail at time of survey. Machinery intact: wooden clasp-arm brakewheel with iron teeth, iron windshaft, iron wallower, wooden upright shaft in two sections, wooden clasp-arm spurwheel with iron teeth, iron stone nuts with wooden cogs: 2 pairs of underdriven millstones on the first floor and a third pair on the ground floor driven by engine via an external pulleywheel ; wooden crownwheel driving sack hoist. The diary of Thomas King, a local carpenter, records that the mill was begun in 1819 and 'set to work on Christmas Day Dec.25 1819'.

Listing NGR: TM0110078967

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
284348
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 22 Aug 2001
Reference: IOE01/03412/34
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Raymond Warren. Source Historic England Archive
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