Description: Outwood Post Mill
Date Listed: 11 June 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 287325
OS Grid Reference: TQ3277045551
OS Grid Coordinates: 532770, 145551
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1938, -0.1013
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TQ 34NW BURSTOW C.P. GAYHOUSE LANE
4/86 Outwood Post Mill
Post Mill. 1665 restored in C19 & C20. Oak substructure on whitewashed brick
circular base with felt pent roof. Weatherboarded above with 4" slatted pine
sails. Steps and post to rear with board door under shallow pent roof. 2 casement
windows in sides and boarded openings to rear, further doors under transome lights
in sides of circular base.
Interior: Mill machinery remains largely in working order. Oak crowntree 21
inches square is inscribed with date 1880. Reputed to be the oldest working
Windmill in the country.
THE WINDMILLS OF SURREY AND INNER LONDON - K.G. Farries and M.T. Mason (1966)
Listing NGR: TQ3277045551
Source: English Heritage
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