Monument record DNN 023 - Large Post Mediveal post mill with two storey roundhouse.

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Large post mill with two storey roundhouse. Mostly demolished in 1925.


Grid reference Centred TM 286 671 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TM26NE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Large post mill with two storey roundhouse. Built in 1822, it ceased work in 1918 and was demolished in 1925. The lower part of the walling remains in the garden of the mill house. There were four patent sails, a fantail and two pairs of stones in the head (S1).
First mapped in 1825 (S1)(R1).

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <R1> (No record type): Bryant, map, 1825.
  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Dolman, P. 1978. Windmills in Suffolk: a contemporary survey.
  • <S2> Article in serial: A, A. Bryan. 1998. Windmill gazetteer for England.
  • <S3> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.
  • <S4> Index: Historic England. Related Archives/Objects from NRHE. BF004806.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jul 15 2021 10:15AM

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