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Lindley's Windmill, Sutton-in-Ashfield

Location
Grid reference: SK 494 585
OS sheet: 120
Postcode:NG17 1AD 

The mill is situated at the very bottom of Prospect Place (off High Pavement), Sutton in Ashfield. (Directions below)
A s
tone-built tower mill, built c.1823 by James Lindley to replace an earlier post mill destroyed by a gale in 1818. It was worked until 1895 after which it gradually became ruinous. The structure has been consolidated in recent years and re-roofed, and the intention is to create educational displays in the mill.

Opening times 2017
Visitors are welcome by appointment.

National Mills Weekend Opening Times 2017
Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th May 11.00 to 16.00.

Contact: Ian Morris, tel:01623 623508 or 07885 673538.

Email
ianmorris738@talktalk.net.

Web site
www.suttonheritage.org.uk

To find the mill:
From M1 Junction 28
Follow A38 eastwards. At 3rd set of traffic lights (junction with B6018) turn left (sign posted Sutton Town Centre).
At 2nd island (0.5 miles) take 2nd exit onto High Pavement. Prospect  Place is 3rd street on right. Mill is at very bottom on right.


From Newark
Take A617 towards Mansfield. On outskirts of Mansfield continue on A617 towards Derby. At junction with A38 take left hand lane signposted "Derby". At 2nd traffic lights on A38 turn right onto Station Road. At traffic lights (0.5miles) turn left onto High Pavement. Prospect Place is 3rd street on left. Mill is at very bottom on right.