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Old Windmill 700 Metres South West of Plessey Checks Roundabout, Cramlington

Description: Old Windmill 700 Metres South West of Plessey Checks Roundabout

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 235986

OS Grid Reference: NZ2381378870
OS Grid Coordinates: 423813, 578870
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1037, -1.6283

Location: Blyth, Northumberland NE23 1JJ

Locality: Cramlington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE23 1JJ

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Listing Text

PLESSEY, Blyth Valley
NZ 27 NW NZ 238789
3/22 Old Windmill
700 metres south-
West of Plessey
Checks roundabout
Windmill tower, dated 1749 with initials M W (Matthew White) on lintel of south
door. Good-quality squared stone. Straight-sided round tower without any
external division between the 3 floor levels. Chamfered plinth. Opposed
doorways on ground floor, 3 small windows on each upper floor; all openings in
chamfered surrounds. Interior: 2 plain lst-floor fireplaces, various sockets
for floor beams and machinery.

Intact shell but no roof or floors.

Listing NGR: NZ2381378870

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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