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© Dr W A Cooper LRPS

IoE Number: 42218
Location: WINDMILL, THE GREEN (north side)
  QUAINTON, AYLESBURY VALE, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE
Photographer: Dr W A Cooper LRPS
Date Photographed: 23 July 2001
Date listed: 29 January 1985
Date of last amendment: 29 January 1985
Grade II

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SP 7420QUAINTONTHE GREEN(north side)8/71Windmill

SP 7420 QUAINTON THE GREEN (north side) 8/71 Windmill - GV II Windmill. Dated 1830 on bricks, adapted for steam engine later C19, abandoned 1881, in process of restoration 1984. Red and vitreous header brick. Tapering circular tower of unusual height due to position in lee of hill. Six storeys. Windows with segmental heads and cast iron glazing bars, mostly renewed. Door to south with similar fanlight. Wooden balcony to third floor. Metal dome to be replaced, sails to be re-made. Most machinery intact, including main spindle, drive wheels for 3 grind stones, gear mechanism for fantail, belt driven spindles for flour-dresser, and spindle for sack hoist.

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