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Cranbrook or Union Windmill, Cranbrook

Description: Cranbrook or Union Windmill

Grade: I
Date Listed: 9 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 169045

OS Grid Reference: TQ7790635948
OS Grid Coordinates: 577906, 135948
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0952, 0.5393

Location: 1 Russells Yard, Cranbrook TN17 3AH

Locality: Cranbrook
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN17 3AH

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Listing Text

TQ 7735 NE
(north-east side)
Cranbrook or Union
9.6.52 Windmill (formerly listed
as The Windmill)

Smock Mill. 1814 by Henry Dobell. Painted brick base with timeber framed and
weatherboarded structure above and timber framed and weatherboarded boat-shaped
cap. Wooden sweeps and fantail. 3 storey base and 3 storey upper structure.
Scattered fenestration in both upper and lower parts with various entrances
and granary doors. Encircling platform above base of wood on iron braces with
iron railing. Machinery intact and in working order; still in use as a mill,
though more often milling by electricity than by wind-power.

Listing NGR: TQ7790635946

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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