OLD LANE MILL - Wigton - List Entry

  • Description

    "Windmill now scout hut. Late C18 with C19 additions. Random red sandstone rubble under Welsh slate roof. 5-storey tapering circular tower without sails; 3-storey rectangular steam-mill extension. Tower has C20 plank doors and small square windows at various levels. Extension has large cart entrance with C20 plank door; upper floor lofts and side windows have been blocked with brick. Walls raised in height with brick. Base of a square sandstone chimney to left. Original machinery removed in the early 1970's, but internal floors remain...."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Link: https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1327150
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 10 months, 2 weeks ago
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