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Alderford Street Watermill
Grid reference: TL 785340
OS sheet: 167/155
In Alderford Street, Sible Hedingham.
A typical rural watermill with tiled gambrel roof, undergoing extensive restoration by Essex County Council.
Built in the 18th century, and last worked in the 1950s. The mill contains a breastshot waterwheel and two
pairs of millstones.
Opening times 2017
The second Sunday of each month from April until September, 14.00-17.00. Parties at other times
by special appointment.
National Mills Weekend opening times 2017
13th May, 14.00 - 17.00, & Sunday
14th May 14.00-17.00. Local radio station Saturday.
Gemma Clayton, Customer Liaison Officer,
Essex County Council, tel: 07740 901323 or 0333 013 8156.