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Lovely discovery!

Lovely to see the working windmill and Nigel was very welcoming and informative. Great to visit... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
990DavidP990
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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what a great surprise

we went to visit, just because we had an hour to kill. little did i know that we would find a true... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2019
Judearava
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Hazeva, Israel
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14 Melton Road, Whissendine, Oakham LE15 7EU, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely to see the working windmill and Nigel was very welcoming and informative. Great to visit. Looking forward to trying the bread flour.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 990DavidP990
Reviewed January 23, 2019 via mobile

we went to visit, just because we had an hour to kill. little did i know that we would find a true working mill! Nigel Moon - a true living image of windy miller - was more than happy to tell us the history of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Judearava
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Nigel Moon is the Miller a great mill and glad it is still working and went up the stairs as far as we could go.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank blackbird769
Reviewed November 13, 2018

A working windmill - what an experience to be inside when it was working. The wind during our visit was strong and gusting on occasions to 30mph. The 'force' was certainly with you on the top floor and the feeling of the wind power being...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John N
Reviewed October 30, 2018

We just dropped by here on the way to Melton Mowbray. I thought it would be a 5 minute stop for my kids to see a windmill. Well we arrived and the owner Nigel Moon came out and showed us around the windmill telling us...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Von72
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

We loved our little visit to this mill. It’s steep and floury but well worth. Nigel Moon the Miller is so knowledgable and fascinating, keen to share his love of this mill. We arranged a time to pop by on the day before. Nigel had...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Seahorse412013
Reviewed August 5, 2018

How often do you get up close to a real working windmill? Do it. A great opportunity to take some cracking photos.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ClareLouise2017
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Was absolutely brilliant! Nice windmill and a friendly guide/Miller/owner! Would highly recommend! The flour is lovely too! 😂

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kait803
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Real working mill with flour that you can buy - which makes really good bread! It was really interesting and the kids thought it was great. Would recommend.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Scrivener2014
Reviewed May 27, 2018

We stopped here to buy their ground flour, strong white, wholemeal and spelt, for bread making. Nigel, the owner and miller, was very helpful, informative and knowledgeable about bread making as well as the mill itself. A great experience to hear and see it working...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Response from jrdo5959 | Reviewed this property |
There is a house on site, the owner lives there. He will open up and run the mill for you. It's worth a reasonable gratuity. He will let you climb to the top of the mill and onto the outside gallery. Take care with... More
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