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Empacombe Windmill

A Grade II Listed Building in Maker-with-Rame, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3549 / 50°21'17"N

Longitude: -4.1875 / 4°11'15"W

OS Eastings: 244481

OS Northings: 52843

OS Grid: SX444528

Mapcode National: GBR NT.W46P

Mapcode Global: FRA 2833.BDS

Entry Name: Empacombe Windmill

Listing Date: 23 January 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140665

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61768

Location: Maker-with-Rame, Cornwall, PL10

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Maker-with-Rame

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Maker

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


6/110 Empacombe Windmill


Tower, original purpose unknown. Probably C18 reusing late C16 or early C17
doorway and window frames. Red sandstone and slate rubble, part rendered,
roof gone. Circular tower of 3 storeys. Ground floor has opposed doors with
flat heads and relieving arches over, ware moulded granite architraves. Two
first and two second floor windows all with hollow chamfered surrounds. Interior
shows evidence for floors and stairs, all now gone. The tower is a conspicuous

Listing NGR: SX4454452948

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

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