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Latitude: 52.2842 / 52°17'3"N
Longitude: 1.1351 / 1°8'6"E
OS Eastings: 613938
OS Northings: 269750
OS Grid: TM139697
Mapcode National: GBR TJY.RT5
Mapcode Global: VHL9M.MVG8
Entry Name: Post Mill Roundhouse, 70 Metresnorth West of the Shieling
Listing Date: 23 June 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1032357
English Heritage Legacy ID: 281381
Location: Thorndon, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23
District: Mid Suffolk
Civil Parish: Thorndon
Built-Up Area: Thorndon
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Thorndon with Rishangles All Saints
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
THORNDON THE STREET
TM 16 NW
3/100 Post mill roundhouse, 70m
north west of The Shieling
Roundhouse of former post mill, now used as a store. 1820. Red brick with
narrow projecting bands of white brick at first and second floor levels.
Felted conical roof of shallow pitch. 3 storeys. Circular on plan. Openings
on 4 quarters, 3 with tiers of boarded window openings, one with boarded doors
at ground and first floors and a 6-paned window above. The lower half of the
post and its supporting trestle are still in position inside. The mill,
demolished c.1924, was one of the tallest in the county. Included as a good
example of its type.
Listing NGR: TM1393869750
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