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Windmill

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wicken, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3109 / 52°18'39"N

Longitude: 0.3024 / 0°18'8"E

OS Eastings: 557054

OS Northings: 270578

OS Grid: TL570705

Mapcode National: GBR M7P.587

Mapcode Global: VHHJT.657T

Entry Name: Windmill

Listing Date: 17 November 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126423

English Heritage Legacy ID: 48900

Location: Wicken, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB7

County: Cambridgeshire

District: East Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Wicken

Built-Up Area: Wicken

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Wicken St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

The following entry:


TL 57 SE WICKEN HIGH STREET
(south side)

8/92 Windmill

GV II

shall be amended to read:


TL 57 SE WICKEN HIGH STREET
(south side)

8/92 Windmill

GV II* (star)

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TL 57 SE WICKEN HIGH STREET
(South Side)

8/92 Windmill

GV II

Late C18 or early C19 twelve sided smock mill. Timber framed
and double weatherboarded on a two storey brick sill, tarred.
Five storeys with restored ogee capping of metal sheeting with
ball finial. Although the sails and fantail have been removed
much of the original machinery including the wind and main
shafts, the wallower and spur wheel are intact.


Listing NGR: TL5705470578

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

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