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Windmill Tower at Mill Farm, West Butterwick

Description: Windmill Tower at Mill Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 165216

OS Grid Reference: SE8355106564
OS Grid Coordinates: 483551, 406564
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5491, -0.7404

Location: North Street, West Butterwick, North Lincolnshire DN17 3JR

Locality: West Butterwick
County: North Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN17 3JR

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Listing Text

(east side)

8/152 Windmill tower at Mill

- II

Windmill tower. c1824. Brick. Corrugated iron roof. Tapered round tower
of 4 storeys. Ground floor: C20 board door to east beneath C20 brick
soldier arch, stable door to south, probably inserted; 2 windows with sills
beneath segmental header arches, inserted segmental-headed window. Upper
floors each have single segmental headed windows with sills to east and west
sides, most with frames for top-hung casements, but no glazing. Stepped and
cogged brick cornice. Flat roof. Formerly had 4 sails driving 3 sets of
stones; ceased operation in early 1940s. Of the internal gear, only the
wooden upright shaft remained in 1978. Interior not investigated. Empty
and disused at time of resurvey. P Dolman, Lincolnshire Windmills, a
Contemporary Survey, 1986, pp 28, 61.

Listing NGR: SE8355106564

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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