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St Margaret's Bay Windmill, St Margaret's At Cliffe

Description: St Margaret's Bay Windmill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 178495

OS Grid Reference: TR3626943514
OS Grid Coordinates: 636269, 143514
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1421, 1.3764

Locality: St Margaret's At Cliffe
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT15 6HP

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Listing Text

(south Foreland)
St. Margaret's
22.8.66 Bay Windmill


Windmill. 1929 for Sir William Beardswell by Holman Brothers of Canterbury.
Timber framed and clad with weather boarding. Smock type, octagonal with
boat-shaped cap. Four sweeps, without shutters, winding gear intact.
Roundhouse with 2 balconies. The mill was built to provide electricity
for the attached house, built at the same time, of 1 storey and attic
weather boarded and plain tiled roof with irregular wooden casements.
The last windmill built in Kent. (See B.J. + J.M. Turpin, Windmills in
Kent, 1979).

Listing NGR: TR3626943514

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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