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Billingford Windmill, Scole

Description: Billingford Windmill

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 225678

OS Grid Reference: TM1669778567
OS Grid Coordinates: 616697, 278567
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3623, 1.1812

Location: Low Road, Dickleburgh and Rushall, Norfolk IP21 4HP

Locality: Scole
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 4HP

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Listing Text

Billingford Windmill
TM 17 NE 25/15 11.9.51


Circa 1862, On site of earlier post mill blown down in storm in 1860. The
present tower mill ceased work in 1956 and was the last mill to operate by
wind in Norfolk. Brick. Circular on plan. Five storeys. Segmental headed
window and doorway openings. Ground and first floor doors. Cap, fan and
sails, and machinery complete and in working order.

Listing NGR: TM1669778567

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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