Record Details

NHER Number:8371
Type of record:Building
Name:Post medieval windmill


The remaining tarred brick tower of a corn windmill built in 1813. It has 20th century windows on each level and entry is through a door at the first floor, reached by modern timber stairs. The tower is clearly visible from the coast road.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 4153 2668
Map Sheet:TG42NW

Full description

Windmill (Ordnance Survey). A tower mill there before 1814, last used 1929. Information from [1].
E. Rose (NAU), 23 March 1982.

Listed building description (S1) dates to 1813 (but is that an assumption based on above?). Five storey tarred brick battered tower. Ground floor door, but main entrance is by stairs to first floor door. No machinery, but curb track remains.
E. Rose (NLA), 21 June 1994.

Monument Types

  • WINDMILL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1172480.
<S2>Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1994. TG4126/F - H.

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