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Windmill at Ngr Sy 69087138

A Grade II Listed Building in Weston, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.5415 / 50°32'29"N

Longitude: -2.4376 / 2°26'15"W

OS Eastings: 369087

OS Northings: 71398

OS Grid: SY690713

Mapcode National: GBR PZ.3V51

Mapcode Global: FRA 57SM.N61

Plus Code: 9C2VGHR6+JX

Entry Name: Windmill at Ngr Sy 69087138

Listing Date: 21 September 1978

Last Amended: 17 May 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203067

English Heritage Legacy ID: 381891

Location: Portland, Dorset, DT5

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Portland

Built-Up Area: Weston

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Portland All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Windmill at NGR SY 69087138
(Formerly Listed as:
Windmill about 830 yds south-east of St Georges Reforne)


Disused windmill. Probably C17. Rough coursed rubble,
roofless. A plain cylindrical shaft to flush dressed coping, c
4m diameter and c 5.5m high. At top are small openings to
dressed jambs, former deep opening to west now blocked flush;
to N and S plain square undressed openings to former doors.
Walls c 650mm thick. Interior has various putlog holes at c
3.2 m from ground level, and various dressed slots internally.
One of the only two remaing mills on the island, this one
perhaps earlier than the other, which lies c.135m to the SE
(qv). Shown on the Hutchins map of 1710.
(Royal Commission on Historical Monuments: Dorset: London:
1970-: 253).

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