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Stevington Windmill

A Grade II* Listed Building in Stevington, Bedford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1642 / 52°9'51"N

Longitude: -0.5512 / 0°33'4"W

OS Eastings: 499194

OS Northings: 252760

OS Grid: SP991527

Mapcode National: GBR F0B.CFP

Mapcode Global: VHFQ0.DVGS

Entry Name: Stevington Windmill

Listing Date: 7 May 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310161

English Heritage Legacy ID: 37283

Location: Stevington, Bedford, MK43

County: Bedford

Civil Parish: Stevington

Built-Up Area: Stevington

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Stevington

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

STEVINGTON PARK ROAD
SP 955E (West Side)

8/538 Stevington Windmill
7.5.52
- II*

Post-mill dated 1770 on one of the crosstrees. Rebuilt 1921 and restored in
1951. Two-storey body, timber-framed with pitch pine weatherboarding.
Gambrel corrugated iron roof. Four common sails (no longer covered).
Internal machinery completely restored and in workable order. Roundhouse
around base was probably added in C19, rubble with tile roof. This is the
only complete windmill left in Bedfordshire and probably the last windmill in
England to work with four common sails. (Beds C.C. - Stevington Windmill
1975).


Listing NGR: SP9919452760

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