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Remains of Windmill in the Garden of the Old Mill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hildenborough, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2221 / 51°13'19"N

Longitude: 0.2311 / 0°13'51"E

OS Eastings: 555897

OS Northings: 149359

OS Grid: TQ558493

Mapcode National: GBR MNR.C77

Mapcode Global: VHHPZ.YJJZ

Entry Name: Remains of Windmill in the Garden of the Old Mill House

Listing Date: 20 October 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1070401

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179593

Location: Hildenborough, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Hildenborough

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Hildenborough St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

HILDENBOROUGH MILL LANE (east side)
TQ 54 NE
5/160 Remains of windmill in the
garden of the Old Mill House
20.10.54
GV II

Remains of a windmill. 1812 (Old list description) struck by lightning in the
1960s and now a brick shell about 5.5m high. English bond handmade brick with
some blue headers.

Plan: An octagonal roofless structure.

Exterior: The remains of a segmental arched doorway on one side, 2 loft
doorways and 3 unglazed windows, all with segmental arched heads.

The 1952 list description described the upper parts as weatherboarded with a
revolving pivoted head, intact sail arms and the remains of a wooden platform
around the base. The mill was in working order until the 1960s.

West, Jenny. The Windmills of Kent (f.p. 1973, 1979 edn.).


Listing NGR: TQ5596449654

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