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Address: Congleton Road, Macclesfield SK10 4TW, England
Phone Number: 44 1625 584412 , 527468
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Description: 15th-century mill beside a tranquil mill pool

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An interesting place to Visit.

This place is only open at weekends and for a limited time but is well worth a visit. There is only limited parking.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Coopers Beach, New Zealand
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Coopers Beach, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This place is only open at weekends and for a limited time but is well worth a visit. There is only limited parking.

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

A superbly preserved exhibition. It doesn't take long, but it is well worth a stop especially when the weather isn't being very helpful.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

A lovely tudor /elizabethan mill in quiet surroundings near Macclesfield. The best advice I can give is stop here and have a look at the outside , it's not open very often and when it is the tours are a little stuffy, and a bit child unfriendly. However certainly a interesting and worthwhile project it's restoration. Will easy kill a... More 

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Washington, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

I have often driven past the mill & found it closed (which is a huge shame), so when I saw it open I had to pull in for a visit. I had memories of visiting the mill as a child, and I wasn't disappointed to return as an adult. The mill tour was 'continuous', in that as visitors arrived they... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Very small, but still in working order. The staff were knowledgeable and genuinely interested in the site. Tour is about 45 minutes and guided, tours start about every 15 minutes or so. Only £5.50 without a national trust membership so is good value. There are no toilets, cafe or shop on site.

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Conwy, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We were a bit surprised by the location as it stands beside a road with very limited parking It was ok to park up though Because it wasn't open Took a couple of pictures of the outside and then set off Will go back when it is open

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Small NT property, but a bit like the TARDIS there's more than you think in this waterpowered mill. It's only open 3 afternoons a week April to beg. October

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Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Pleasantly surprised when arrived at this delightful roadside location.The guides were very welcoming on our arrival and eager to show us the tour of the mill.Very impressed by the whole tour and it's restoration . Lovely to see the water wheels in action and worth a visit especially if you have a limited amount of time .

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

Available by guided tour only & it was highly informative & enjoyable. Car parking is minimal & there is no cafe, shop or public toilet on site. If you've been to Little Moreton Hall or Quarry Bank Mill you could easily swing past & it's well worth a visit. Enjoy!

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manchester
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Nether Alderly Mill is one of the few fully working water powered grain mills in the North West . It has recently been re roofed and restored to full working and you get a a codnucted tour by a guide and the miller. They are hoping to be able to sell flour soon once they get the go ahead after... More 

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