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Post Mill Roundhouse, 70 Metresnorth West of the Shieling, Thorndon

Description: Post Mill Roundhouse, 70 Metresnorth West of the Shieling

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281381

OS Grid Reference: TM1393869750
OS Grid Coordinates: 613938, 269750
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2842, 1.1351

Location: 36 The Street, Thorndon, Suffolk IP23 7JN

Locality: Thorndon
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 7JN

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Listing Text

TM 16 NW
3/100 Post mill roundhouse, 70m
north west of The Shieling
- II
Roundhouse of former post mill, now used as a store. 1820. Red brick with
narrow projecting bands of white brick at first and second floor levels.
Felted conical roof of shallow pitch. 3 storeys. Circular on plan. Openings
on 4 quarters, 3 with tiers of boarded window openings, one with boarded doors
at ground and first floors and a 6-paned window above. The lower half of the
post and its supporting trestle are still in position inside. The mill,
demolished c.1924, was one of the tallest in the county. Included as a good
example of its type.

Listing NGR: TM1393869750

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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