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Description: Mill Tower at the Windmill
Date Listed: 10 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 165088
OS Grid Reference: SE7698307512
OS Grid Coordinates: 476983, 407512
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5586, -0.8393
SE 70 NE BELTON WESTGATE
7/32 Mill tower at The
Windmill tower, now part of house. Early C19 with alterations of 1982-4.
Brown brick with traces of tarring. Fibre-glass covered cap. Tapered round
tower of 4 storeys. Unsympathetic inserted full-height windows in original
segmental-headed ground-floor openings; C20 casements in original
segmental-headed windows to upper floors. Dentilled cornice. Dummy ogee
cap with breast beam, shaft and skylight. C20 addition to east is not of
special interest. The mill was wind-driven until the early '30s, and
finally ceased operating c1960. Some gear was removed in 1980 for reuse,
including the iron bridgetree now at Bardwell Mill, Suffolk. P Dolman,
Lincolnshire Windmills, a Contemporary Survey, 1986, pp 12, 37.
Listing NGR: SE7698307512
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Source: English Heritage
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