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Windmill, Bardwell

Description: Windmill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 284019

OS Grid Reference: TL9410773806
OS Grid Coordinates: 594107, 273806
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3280, 0.8471

Location: 5 School Lane, Bardwell, Suffolk IP31 1AD

Locality: Bardwell
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 1AD

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Listing Text

In the entry for the following:-

TL 9273-9373 BARDWELL
(south side)
- II

The grade shall be amended to read II* (star)



5/42 Windmill

- II

Tower mill, under restoration. Circa 1830; a beam in the cap frame bears the
date 1823. Ground floor and 3 upper floors. Tarred red brick tower with
slight convex batter; metal-clad beehive roof with finial fitted over original
cap frame in 1979. Sails and fantail assembly missing. Machinery largely
intact: cast iron windshaft, wooden brakewheel, cast iron wallower, wooden
upright shaft, spurwheel and crownwheel; the machinery was last driven by
engine via an underground drive from the adjacent granary. There were 2 pairs
of over-driven millstones.

Listing NGR: TL9410773806

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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