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Saxtead Mill

A Grade II* Listed Building in Saxtead, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2319 / 52°13'54"N

Longitude: 1.2984 / 1°17'54"E

OS Eastings: 625336

OS Northings: 264426

OS Grid: TM253644

Mapcode National: GBR VM8.52F

Mapcode Global: VHLB3.G58C

Entry Name: Saxtead Mill

Listing Date: 19 November 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200182

English Heritage Legacy ID: 285948

Location: Saxtead, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP13

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Saxtead

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Saxtead All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


3/176 Saxtead Mill


Post windmill, now preserved and in the care of the Department of
the Environment. Late C18 with considerable C19 modernisation;
restored 1957-60, the buck being completely rebuilt. Painted
brick roundhouse, timber framed and weatherboarded buck, 4
patent sails and fantail mounted above the external steps. The
roundhouse and buck each have 3 floors. The internal machinery
is complete and in working order. A particularly fine example of
a post mill and an outstanding local landmark. Scheduled Ancient
Monument (County No.63). Wailes, Saxtead Green Mill, HMSO, 1972.

Listing NGR: TM2533664426

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