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Latitude: 53.5654 / 53°33'55"N
Longitude: -0.4522 / 0°27'7"W
OS Eastings: 502607
OS Northings: 408753
OS Grid: TA026087
Mapcode National: GBR TW86.WN
Mapcode Global: WHGGH.0NY2
Entry Name: Wrawby Post Mill
Listing Date: 19 October 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1083726
English Heritage Legacy ID: 165958
Location: Wrawby, North Lincolnshire, DN20
County: North Lincolnshire
Civil Parish: Wrawby
Built-Up Area: Wrawby
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: Wrawby St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
WRAWBY MILL LANE
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8/51 Wrawby Post Mill
- II *
Post mill. Mid - late C18, with base rebuilt and encased in C19.
Extensively restored in 1964. Painted weather-boarded timber mill
superstructure on tarred brick base with shingle roof. Single-storey base,
round on plan, with 2-storey revolving mill tower above. Base: 2 recessed
board doors with lintels and one segmental-arched 3-light casement; domed
roof with sheet metal skirting to eaves. Mill tower rectangular in plan
with pointed-arch roof. Tail-pole and flight of steps to rear entrance with
board door and hatch above with wrought-iron strap hinges. Sides have small
single casement to each floor. Full set of 4 single-shutter sails to front.
Interior. Superstructure carried on original cross-tree and main post
supported on timber cross-frame within brick base. Timber machinery largely
restored, with 2 sets of stones. In full working order. A prominent
landmark, and the only surviving working post mill in Lincolnshire -
Humberside. In the care of the Wrawby Mill Preservation Society.
Photographs in NMR.
Listing NGR: TA0260708753
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.