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Wilton Windmill

Grid reference: SU 275 616
OS sheet: 174
Postcode: SN8 3SW
About 5 miles SW of Hungerford, off A338, just east of Wilton village. Follow brown signs.

A 5-storey tower mill built in 1821. It worked until the 1920s, and has been fully restored. It is the only working windmill in Wessex. The mill has two pairs of millstones, and produces wholemeal flour for sale. Shop selling flour and souvenirs. Picnic site. Sails refitted March 2017.

Opening times 2017
Bank holidays & Sundays from Easter to September, 14.00 - 17.00.  See web site for more details. Parties at other times by arrangement. The whole site is open all year round to view from outside.

National Mills Weekend opening times 2017
Sunday 14th May 14.00-17.00.

Sue Challen, tel. 01672 870202.


Web site