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Windmill

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7643 / 53°45'51"N

Longitude: -2.7037 / 2°42'13"W

OS Eastings: 353705

OS Northings: 430002

OS Grid: SD537300

Mapcode National: GBR T98.MG

Mapcode Global: WH85M.FNQ2

Entry Name: Windmill

Listing Date: 12 June 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207265

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391968

Location: Preston, Lancashire, PR1

County: Lancashire

Electoral Ward/Division: St George's

Built-Up Area: Preston

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Preston All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


PRESTON

SD5329NE CRAGGS ROW
941-1/9/88 (East side)
12/06/50 Windmill

II

Tower of former windmill. Probably early C19; altered. Red
brick (now mostly rendered and painted red with 3 white
bands). Circular plan. Six stages, tapering and waisted
slightly (bottle-shaped); 3-stage rectangular loading slot
projected on south-west side, and 3 small square windows
vertically aligned above this; some other windows towards
rear. Flat modern cap replacing missing superstructure. Only
surviving example in the town, and one of the few survivors in
the county.


Listing NGR: SD5370530002

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

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