Holgate Windmill

Holgate Windmill


Holgate in York's last surviving windmill and the oldest five-sailed windmill in the country. It has been restored to full working order and produces traditional stone-ground flour


Grid reference:

SE 584 515

Town/city: York
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Postcode: YO26 4TX
Geocode: @53.95622, -1.1112946 Open in Map

Holgate Windmill is approximately one and a half miles West of York city centre in the Holgate district. There is ample parking kerbside on Acomb Road and Number 1 buses run from opposite the railway station to near the mill. Use YO24 4AE in your satnav for parking on Acomb Road.


Name: Stephen Potts
Phone: 07710 314614

Opening Times:

The mill shop is open every Saturday from 10.00am to 12.00pm for flour sales. Between May and October we open every other weekend from 11.00am to 4.00pm both days. Check on our website for current details www.holgatewindmill.org

National Mills Weekend opening times:

Open our usual hours. 11.00am to 4.00pm both days

News & Events:

2020 is the 250th Anniversary of the mill which was constructed in 1770. We have a number of special events as well as our normal open days. Check our website for details

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