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Saxtead Green Windmill

Location
Grid reference: TM 253 645
OS sheet: 156
Postcode: IP13 9QQ
On A1120, beside Saxtead Green, at the junction with B1119 to Framlingham.

One of the finest post mills in Suffolk, mounted on a two-storey roundhouse with fantail mounted on the tall tail ladder. Last worked commercially in 1947, but still in working order. The mill is thought to have been built in the late 18th century, and was rebuilt between 1957 and 1960. Owned by English Heritage.

Opening times 2017
Easter to September, Fridays, Saturdays & bank holidays, 12.00-17.00.

National Mills Weekend Opening Times 2017
Saturday 13th May 12.00 - 17.00

Contact
Curator, tel. 01728 685789.

Email
customers@english-heritage.org.uk

Web site
www.english-heritage.org.uk/daysout/properties/
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