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Cranbrook or Union Windmill

A Grade I Listed Building in Cranbrook, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0952 / 51°5'42"N

Longitude: 0.5393 / 0°32'21"E

OS Eastings: 577906

OS Northings: 135948

OS Grid: TQ779359

Mapcode National: GBR PTC.C4S

Mapcode Global: FRA D607.9XR

Entry Name: Cranbrook or Union Windmill

Listing Date: 9 June 1952

Last Amended: 19 May 1986

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356175

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169045

Location: Cranbrook, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Cranbrook & Sissinghurst

Built-Up Area: Cranbrook

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

CRANBROOK THE HILL
TQ 7735 NE
(north-east side)
12/196
Cranbrook or Union
9.6.52 Windmill (formerly listed
as The Windmill)
GV I

Smock Mill. 1814 by Henry Dobell. Painted brick base with timeber framed and
weatherboarded structure above and timber framed and weatherboarded boat-shaped
cap. Wooden sweeps and fantail. 3 storey base and 3 storey upper structure.
Scattered fenestration in both upper and lower parts with various entrances
and granary doors. Encircling platform above base of wood on iron braces with
iron railing. Machinery intact and in working order; still in use as a mill,
though more often milling by electricity than by wind-power.


Listing NGR: TQ7790635946

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