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Windmill Hill Windmill, Herstmonceux

Windmill Hill Windmill, Herstmonceux, Hailsham, East Sussex BN27 4RT View on map

Grade II listed, dating from 1815, the second tallest and largest post mill in body size. The mill last worked by wind in 1894 and has been authentically restored. In 2015 the machinery and sweeps have been reinstated and the mill will grind flour in 2016


Opening Arrangements

These are provisional dates, please check the website for any changes and updates. For appointments at other times and group visits, please telephone 01323 833033 Sunday 27th March Easter Day Monday 28th March Easter Monday Sunday 3rd April Sunday 17th April Sunday !1st May Monday 2nd May May Day Holiday Sunday 15th May National Mills Day 10:30 to 4:30 Sunday 29th May Monday 30th May Spring Holiday Sunday 5th June Sunday 19th June Sunday 3rd July Sunday 17th July Sunday 7th August Sunday 21st August Sunday 28th August Monday 29th August Summer Bank Holiday Sunday 4th September Sunday 11th September Heritage Open Day Sunday 17th September Sunday 2nd October Sunday 16th October


On A271 between Herstmonceux and Boreham Street. Rail: Battle or Polegate (5 miles). Bus: route 98.

Parking Spaces


Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes