NORTHFIELD WINDMILL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1126418

Date first listed: 17-Nov-1983

Date of most recent amendment: 27-Mar-1986

Statutory Address: NORTHFIELD WINDMILL, THE SHADES

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Location

Statutory Address: NORTHFIELD WINDMILL, THE SHADES

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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: East Cambridgeshire (District Authority)

Parish: Soham

National Grid Reference: TL 58725 75101

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

In the entry for:

TL 57 NE SOHAM THE SHADES

4/77 Northfield Windmill II The address shall be amended to read:

THE SHADES

Northfield Windmill

The grade shall be amended to: Grade II* (star)

------------------------------------ TL 57 NE SOHAM THE SHADES 4/77 Northfield Windmill

II



Originally a smock windmill, early C18, used for drainage, moved to its present site in C19 and raised on brick plinth. Now a three storey cornmill. Timber framed with weatherboarding and with ogee shaped wood capping with ball finial. Original sails and fantail. Inside, much of the machinery is intact, including the windshaft, wallower and main shaft. The great spur wheel on the ground floor drives two grinding stones on the stone floor.

Listing NGR: TL5872575101

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 48884

Legacy System: LBS

End of official listing