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Garboldisham Windmill

A Grade II* Listed Building in Garboldisham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.3856 / 52°23'8"N

Longitude: 0.9415 / 0°56'29"E

OS Eastings: 600275

OS Northings: 280472

OS Grid: TM002804

Mapcode National: GBR SG6.JTC

Mapcode Global: VHKCP.89LH

Entry Name: Garboldisham Windmill

Listing Date: 16 July 1958

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1168497

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220536

Location: Garboldisham, Breckland, Norfolk, IP22

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Garboldisham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Garboldisham St John Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


6/17 Garboldisham Windmill
- II*

Post Mill. c.1780. Brick and timber. Circular brick roundhouse with conical
timber roof to buck. Doors to east and west. The buck is weatherboarded
with gabled roof covered with felt, as is the roundhouse. Scissor braced
ladder staircase leads to first floor door of 3 storeyed superstructure.
3 blind windows to each lateral face. Interior of roundhouse of usual
disposition : 4 brick piers support cross trees and 4 quarter bars brace main
post descending through roof. Main post rises into buck stopped at crown-
tree. Upper storey retains wind shaft, wallower and drive shaft which drops
to great spur wheel engaged into stone nuts of 2 underdriven pairs of stones.
sails and tiller beam missing.

Listing NGR: TM0027580472

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