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Windmill 350 Metres to North East of Carlyon

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Minver Highlands, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.5421 / 50°32'31"N

Longitude: -4.8833 / 4°52'59"W

OS Eastings: 195803

OS Northings: 75345

OS Grid: SW958753

Mapcode National: GBR ZQ.LYC5

Mapcode Global: FRA 07NM.PC7

Entry Name: Windmill 350 Metres to North East of Carlyon

Listing Date: 6 June 1969

Last Amended: 26 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1124733

English Heritage Legacy ID: 351578

Location: St. Minver Highlands, Cornwall, PL27

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Minver Highlands

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Minver with St Enodoc and St Michael Rock

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

4/255 Windmill 350m to NE of
Carlyon (previously
6.6.69 listed as Cant
Windmill tower. Circa C17. Stone rubble tower, probably originally plastered. Roof
replaced with flat top. Circular plan with opposing doorways.
The tower, about 10 metres in height, has opposing doorways with one entrance partly
blocked. Dressed granite lintels which are probably reused. Small window above each
Machinery removed from interior.
The windmill tower stands on Carlyon hill and commands a prominent position. It is
illustrated in the painted panel of circa 1690 at Trevelver (qv), in Martyn's map of
1748, the 1813 O.S. map and Greenwood's map of 1827.
Douch, H.L. Cornish Windmills p 54-55

Listing NGR: SW9580375345

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