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Berkswell Windmill, Berkswell

Description: Berkswell Windmill

Grade: II*
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

Location: Windmill Lane, Berkswell, Solihull CV7 7GY

Locality: Berkswell
County: Solihull
Country: England
Postcode: CV7 7GY

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Listing Text


11/254 Berkswell Windmill
(formerly listed as
Balsall Windmill)

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

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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