Description: Berkswell Windmill
Date Listed: 18 July 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 218134
OS Grid Reference: SP2491275920
OS Grid Coordinates: 424912, 275920
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3808, -1.6354
SP 27 NW BERKSWELL WINDMILL LANE
11/254 Berkswell Windmill
(formerly listed as
18.7.72 II* (star)
Tower windmill. Early C19. Red brick; wood and metal boat-shaped cap.
Two sails missing, otherwise intact internally and externally.
Circular plan, 3 storeys, battered walls with small windows under
cambered arches. Endless-chain drive, wooden and iron shafting and
gears; under-driven stones; various bins and other fixtures. This is
the most complete example of a west midlands tower mill.
Listing NGR: SP2491275920
Source: English Heritage
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