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Latitude: 52.2538 / 52°15'13"N
Longitude: 0.302 / 0°18'7"E
OS Eastings: 557227
OS Northings: 264230
OS Grid: TL572642
Mapcode National: GBR M88.R4X
Mapcode Global: VHHK0.6M03
Entry Name: Windmill, to Rear of the Mill House
Listing Date: 19 August 1959
Last Amended: 15 June 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1165568
English Heritage Legacy ID: 49409
Location: Swaffham Prior, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB25
Civil Parish: Swaffham Prior
Built-Up Area: Swaffham Prior
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Swaffham Prior St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Ely
The entry for:-
TL 5664 SWAFFHAM PRIOR MILL HILL
13/186 Windmill, to rear
of the Mill House
(formerly listed as
19. 8.1959 Smock Mill)
Shall be replaced by:-
TL5664 SWAFFHAM PRIOR MILL HILL
169/13/186 Windmill, to the rear of the
19.8.1959 Mill House
Tower windmill. 1864, restored late C20. Clunch faced with brick and tarred. Three stages with plank stable door at ground floor and with glazing bar casements decreasing in size as they rise. Mill topped with revolving ogee cap with four sails and a fantail.
INTERIOR retains original floors and staircases. It also retains all its original internal milling machinery including two pairs of grinding stones. A very complete example of a tower mill of the period.
Source: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Cambridgeshire North East, 1972, Page 127.
Listing NGR: TL5722764232
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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