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Chillenden Windmill

A Grade II* Listed Building in Goodnestone, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2422 / 51°14'31"N

Longitude: 1.2494 / 1°14'57"E

OS Eastings: 626899

OS Northings: 154238

OS Grid: TR268542

Mapcode National: GBR W06.4P5

Mapcode Global: VHLGX.L1WL

Entry Name: Chillenden Windmill

Listing Date: 11 October 1963

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1111765

English Heritage Legacy ID: 177919

Location: Goodnestone, Dover, Kent, CT3

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Goodnestone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


TR 25 SE




Windmill, of post mill type. Built 1868, restored 1958. Timber construction,
faced and roofed with white painted weather boarding. Gambrel shaped roof
and prow-shaped canopy towards sweeps. The whole stands on a large central
post supported by cross-beams at the base with tail pole, now fixed by access
stairs to double boarded doors. The sweeps remain, with ratchet gear for
operating the angles of the vanes. The last built and last remaining post
mill in the county.

Listing NGR: TR2689954238

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

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