Old Buckenham Windmill

Old Buckenham Windmill


A 6-storey tower mill with a 23-ft diameter cap, believed to be the largest in England. The mill was built in 1818 and originally had five pairs of millstones. It was once owned by J. & J. Coleman Ltd and Prince Duleep Singh, a friend of Queen Victoria. At present awaiting funds for new sails.


Grid reference:

TM 062 909

Town/city: Old Buckenham
OS sheet:


Postcode: NR17 1SG
Geocode: @52.4779559, 1.0344923 Open in Map

Off B1077, about 5 miles south of Attleborough. Turn at village green in Old Buckenham.


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Opening Times:

The mill is currently closed due to ongoing repairs. It will not be open for National Mills Weekend.