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Willaston Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Willaston and Thornton, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.2984 / 53°17'54"N

Longitude: -3.0105 / 3°0'37"W

OS Eastings: 332750

OS Northings: 378410

OS Grid: SJ327784

Mapcode National: GBR 7ZF9.1B

Mapcode Global: WH87S.QCM7

Plus Code: 9C5R7XXQ+8R

Entry Name: Willaston Mill

Listing Date: 27 December 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387688

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475674

Location: Cheshire West and Chester, CH64

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Electoral Ward/Division: Willaston and Thornton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Willaston Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


SJ37NW MILL LANE, Willaston Village
794-1/2/117 Willaston Mill


Windmill, now dwelling. 1805. Red brick laid to English Garden
Wall bond with wooden cap. Circular on plan.
EXTERIOR: 5-stage tapering tower on basement. Lifting doorways
fitted with French windows; windows are replacement multi-pane
casements. Openings are segment arched. Boat shaped cap to
which sail cross arms, starting wheel and gantry remain.
INTERIOR: the machinery which formerly rotated the cap remains
in the upper stage but the mill was already in use as a
dwelling in 1962.

Listing NGR: SJ3275078410

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

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