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A Grade II Listed Building in Arnesby, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.527 / 52°31'37"N

Longitude: -1.0954 / 1°5'43"W

OS Eastings: 461465

OS Northings: 292510

OS Grid: SP614925

Mapcode National: GBR 9Q5.KW8

Mapcode Global: VHCT1.YRR5

Entry Name: Windmill

Listing Date: 18 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061540

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191223

Location: Arnesby, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE8

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Arnesby

Built-Up Area: Arnesby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Arnesby St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


1/2 Windmill


Tower mill. Dated 1815, but extensively restored, c1976. Battered brick tower
of 5 storeys, the top storey partially rebuilt. Doorway with cambered head
at 1st floor level now reached from staging which is a totally new feature.
Small windows on each floor, also with cambered heads. Wooden ogee cap with
four common sails and fantail are recent reconstructions of the original appearance
of the mill. The windshaft is second hand and believed to come from a mill
in Norfolk. Large house alongside is of recent construction and is not of
special interest.

Listing NGR: SP6146592510

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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