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© Mr Peter Smee LRPS

IoE Number: 228133
Location: CORNMILL, MILL LANE
  FRETTENHAM, BROADLAND, NORFOLK
Photographer: Mr Peter Smee LRPS
Date Photographed: 29 October 2000
Date listed: 21 June 1990
Date of last amendment: 21 June 1990
Grade II

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The following building shall be added:FRETTENHAMTG 21 NWMILL LANE2/25Frettenham

The following building shall be added: FRETTENHAM TG 21 NW MILL LANE 2/25 Frettenham Cornmill II Former cornmill. Mid C19, probably c1880. Tapering tarred brick tower. Circular plan. 5 storeys. Ground floor stable door to south-east has one horizontal pivot window with glazing bars; remains of double door on first floor with one horizontal pivot window with glazing bars; one gallery door opening on second- floor and one horizontal pivot window with glazing bars; remains of cast-iron gallery bearers and vertical rails; one window opening on third-floor and one horizontal pivot window on fourth floor; complete curb and cast-iron track and rack. Interior has virtually complete set of machinery: First floor has wooden clasp arm, great spur wheel with wooden teeth and cast-iron crown wheel with wooden teeth, drive shaft to auxiliary machinery formerly placed in adjoining barn (not included) and two underdriven stone nuts; second floor has two French burr stones and one runner stone stored on floor, and wooden chute to first - floor; wooden chamfered drive shaft on second and third floors; fourth floor section of drive shaft remains. (H Apling, Norfolk Corn Windmills, 1984, pp 226-7)

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