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Windmill Tower Approximately 20 Metres South West of Mill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Keyingham, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.712 / 53°42'43"N

Longitude: -0.1167 / 0°7'0"W

OS Eastings: 524392

OS Northings: 425598

OS Grid: TA243255

Mapcode National: GBR WTMJ.J2

Mapcode Global: WHHH0.5YPP

Entry Name: Windmill Tower Approximately 20 Metres South West of Mill House

Listing Date: 27 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160858

English Heritage Legacy ID: 166563

Location: Keyingham, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU12

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Keyingham

Built-Up Area: Keyingham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Keyingham St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

TA 22 NW
(west side)
2/22 Windmill tower
approximately 20 metres
south-west of Mill House

Windmill tower. Late C18 origins, raised and re-fitted c1825; roof of
c1970. Brick (brown brick to first 2 storeys, red brick to later upper
section) with traces of tarring. Wooden roof. Tapered round tower of 6
storeys. Ground floor: 4 segmental-headed entrances: blocked to north, C20
two-fold door to south, doorways to east and west (doors missing) to
adjoining outhouse ranges of no special interest; three 6-pane casements.
First floor: blocked doors to north and south, 2 windows. Second floor: two
12-pane casements, two C20 plate-glass casements. Third floor: 12-pane
sliding sash, plate-glass window. Fourth floor: 12-pane casement, plate-
glass window. Low octagonal roof. Early C20 weather-vane. Interior.
Floors and machinery intact. Fittings include large silk-reel to ground
floor; governor, silk-reel and brush scalper to first floor; 3 sets of
stones (2 sets French stones, single set Derbyshire grey stones) to second
floor; bins and screening machine to third floor; hoppers to fourth floor.
The silk reels were inserted in c1910 in an attempt to produce fine white
flour. Further silk reels (now removed) were installed in the west
outbuilding, which also served as an engine house. Ceased production in
1941. Victoria County history: York, East Riding, vol 5, p 59; R Gregory,
East Yorkshire Windmills, 1985, pp 51, 53, 81, 112.

Listing NGR: TA2439225598

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