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Hele Corn Mill, near Ilfracombe

Grid reference: SS 535 474
OS sheet: 180
Postcode: EX34 9QY
One mile E of Ilfracombe, just off A399, in Watermouth Road.

A fully restored working watermill with an 1874 waterwheel and horizontal layshaft. There is a porcelain roller mill and a 20HP National diesel engine built in 1928. Tea shop serving light refreshments, homemade cakes, cream teas. Four times Winner of Devon Life's 'Best Tearoom Award'.

Opening times 2018
April to June & September to October: Friday to Sunday, 11.00-17.00; plus easter holiday, half terms and bank holidays.
July and August: Sunday to Friday, 11.00-17.00, Closed Saturdays.
(See web site for details).
Parties at other times by appointment.

National Mills Weekend opening times 2018
Saturday & Sunday 11.00-17.00, demonstrating our National Diesel Engine. Booking advised. More information on our web page. 

Kathy and David Jones, tel: 01271 863185.


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