Monument record FML 014 - Ivy Cottage

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Smock mill predating 1712, converted into a house.


Grid reference Centred TM 28329 63135 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TM26SE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

'TM 283 632 - two storey octagonal smock mill base, converted into a house. It has not been used as a windmill since at least 1712 when a nearby post mill was erected (FML 024). This mill was in turn replaced by a fine tower mill in the 19th century' (S1).
Same(?) as smock mill at '283631 - the base converted into a house' (S2). Now Ivy cottage.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <M1> Source Checked: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service. Mills File. (S1)(S2).
  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Dolman, P. 1978. Windmills in Suffolk: a contemporary survey. 42.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Flint, B.. 1979. Suffolk Windmills. p.133 & 146.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Mar 11 2010 6:20PM

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