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Windmill, Idmiston

Description: Windmill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 319981

OS Grid Reference: SU1765635923
OS Grid Coordinates: 417656, 135923
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1223, -1.7491

Location: Idmiston, Wiltshire SP4 6JR

Locality: Idmiston
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP4 6JR

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Listing Text

SU 13 NE
3/89 Windmill

Windmill tower. Late C18-early C19. 650mm flint walls with 3 and
4 courses brick lacings and dressings to openings, partly rendered.
Tower of truncated conical form. Four floors, now removed.
Opposed doors on north and south. Windows 2 to each floor set
diagonally above ground floor. Timber kerb.
Interior gutted, but fallen remains of cast iron octagonal
windshaft with canisters and tail bearing, six-armed cross for
fantail, chair for head brass and various shackles. Also runner
and base of pair of French burrs, and decayed remains of timber
shears. Machinery said to have been moved to present site from
Middle Wallop, Hants.

Listing NGR: SU1765635923

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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