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Windmill, Arnesby

Description: Windmill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 191223

OS Grid Reference: SP6146592510
OS Grid Coordinates: 461465, 292510
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5270, -1.0954

Location: 14 Lutterworth Road, Arnesby, Leicestershire LE8 5UT

Locality: Arnesby
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE8 5UT

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Listing Text


1/2 Windmill


Tower mill. Dated 1815, but extensively restored, c1976. Battered brick tower
of 5 storeys, the top storey partially rebuilt. Doorway with cambered head
at 1st floor level now reached from staging which is a totally new feature.
Small windows on each floor, also with cambered heads. Wooden ogee cap with
four common sails and fantail are recent reconstructions of the original appearance
of the mill. The windshaft is second hand and believed to come from a mill
in Norfolk. Large house alongside is of recent construction and is not of
special interest.

Listing NGR: SP6146592510

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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