Chesterton Windmill
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Morn Hyland
N 52° 13.877 W 001° 29.462
30U E 603053 N 5787835
Quick Description: A windmill who's design is attributed to Inigo JOnes
Location: United Kingdom
Date Posted: 5/15/2008 2:04:54 PM
Waymark Code: WM3TCC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member montythemule
Views: 19

Long Description:

The windmill was erected in 1632 from a design attributed to Inigo Jones; it was modified in 1860 and last used in 1910.
The design of the mill is unique both structurally and mechanically.
The millstones can be found on the first floor set in a timber frame know as a hurst an arrangement not often found in English windmills.
The Warwickshire county council are now guardians of the windmill and responsible for its upkeep.

Please take time to enjoy the views.

Parking can be found nearby.
Purpose: Milling

Open to the public: yes

Is This Windmill Functional?: Not Sure

Date of Manufacture: Not listed

Windmill Farm: Not Listed

Cost: Not Listed

Museum on Site: Not Listed

Visit Instructions:
When logging a VISIT to a windmill that has been Waymarked, please take a a photograph of the Windmill and provide a summary of your visit. In this way we can track changes to the mills over the years
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Windmills
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log User Rating  
theblack visited Chesterton Windmill 2/23/2003 theblack visited it