Photograph Copyright David Stowell  under this Creative Commons Licence.


Berkswell Windmill, Balsall Common

Grid reference: SP 249 759
OS sheet: 139
Postcode: CV7 7GY
Just off A452, between Birmingham Airport and Kenilworth, on the south east side of the village of Balsall Common.

A brick tower mill with a hand-winding wheel, built in 1826 on the site of a post mill. Last worked by wind in 1933, and used auxiliary power until 1948. Restored to workable order 2013.

Opening times 2017
One day each month from Easter - October; Normally First Saturdays in April - October, but 2nd Saturdays in July & September (Heritage Day).  All 12.00-16.00. 

See Facebook page for details of events on open days.
Please note - no toilets, no dogs apart from assistance dogs.

National Mills Weekend opening times 2017
Saturday 13th May 12.00 -16.00.

Jeanette McGarry, tel. 01676 530085.
For group visits at other times please telephone
or e-mail.