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Thorpeness Windmill

Location
Grid reference: TM 468 598
OS sheet: 156
Postcode: IP16 4NQ
At Thorpeness, 1 mile north of Aldeburgh, close to the "House in the clouds", off B1353. Car park in village.

Built in 1803, originally a corn mill at the nearby village of Aldringham. Purchased and moved to its present site in 1923, where it was converted to pump water to the nearby water tower (the "House in the clouds") to supply the village. Restored in 1976. 

Opening times
 Not open at present except as below.

National Mills Weekend opening times 2017
11.00 to 16.30 Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th May

Contact
Sharlie and Philip Goddard

Email
Sharliegod@icloud.com

Web site
http://www.suffolkmills.org.uk/windmills/thorpeness.htm