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Caston Windmill and Granary, Caston

Description: Caston Windmill and Granary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 21 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 220169

OS Grid Reference: TL9511198159
OS Grid Coordinates: 595111, 298159
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5463, 0.8761

Location: The Street, Caston, Norfolk NR17 1DD

Locality: Caston
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR17 1DD

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Listing Text


4/7 Caston Windmill and
21/ 7/51 Granary
- (Formerly listed as Windmill,
North Acre)

Tower mill. 1864. Brick. 6 storeys. Unfloored gallery at second stage.
Tablet over segmental arched door inscribed E.W. 1864 (Edward Wyer). Windows,
partly renewed, at cardinal points to each floor. Boatshaped Norfolk cap and
sails intact but fantail missing. All original machinery intact including
scales, sack hoists and corn shutes. 2 pairs of stones in vats, originally
3. Granary, now house, abuts mill to south. 2 storeys of brick with gabled
pantiled roof. 4 casements to ground floor under segmental arches. Set-off
to first floor. 3 windows to left of double granary doors. C20 extensions
to south and west.

Listing NGR: TL9511198159

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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