Bocking Windmill

Bocking Windmill


A post mill with a 2-storey roundhouse, built in 1721 and moved to its present site in 1829. It ceased working at the outbreak of the First World War and was renovated externally in the 1980s and internally in the 1990s. Most machinery remains. Souvenirs and guide books on sale.


Grid reference:

TL 763 259

Town/city: Braintree
OS sheet:


Postcode: CM7 5LQ
Geocode: @51.9047646, 0.5610741 Open in Map

About 2 miles north of Braintree town centre, off Church Street, Bocking, mile west of A131.


Name: Mr Joby Humm
Phone: 01376 552525

Opening Times:

Sunday 29th July: 2pm – 5pm
Monday 27th August: 2pm – 5pm
Sunday 16th September: 2pm – 5pm 

National Mills Weekend opening times:

Sunday May 13th : 2pm - 5pm