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Winchester City Mill & Shop

Winchester

Type:Water Mill

Bridge Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9BH

Tel: +44 (0)1962 870 057

Winchester City Mill & Shop

About

Winchester City Mill is a rare surviving example of an urban working corn mill, Winchester city mill is powered by the fast-flowing River Itchen, which can be seen passing underneath, thrilling our visitors. Rebuilt in 1743 on the site of a medieval mill, it remained in use until the early 20th century. The National Trust undertook an ambitious restoration project and the mill resumed grinding flour in March 2004.

Whilst under restoration,  the mill’s interpretation will extend to include information on the conservation work taking place. It is best for visitors to consult the City Mill's website for the most up to date information.

Exploring : Discover a millennium of milling history. Enjoy our weekend milling demonstrations. Have a go at milling flour using hand querns. Watch CCTV footage of Winchester's resident otters. Escape to the nearby Winnal Moors Nature Reserve. Programme of baking demonstrations. From April - September flour milling demonstrations every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday 11am - 4pm.

Eating and shopping: Browse in our gift shop for gifts and books. Buy local produce, such as wine and beer, as well as a bag of our freshly milled wholemeal flour.

 

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Induction Loop System

Catering

  • Food Shop on site

Children & Infants

  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Gift shop

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction

Specialist Features

  • Cyclists welcome
  • Family Fun

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the North: Leave the M3 at Junction 9, follow signs for city centre.From the South: Leave the M3 at Junction 10, follow signs for city centre.Nearest parking: Chesil car park or the Park and Ride from St Catherine's or Barfield.Sat Nav: Do not use postcode.

Public Transport Directions

At the foot of the high street in central Winchester beside city bridge spanning the River Itchen Buses from surrounding areas (bus station 220 yards, Rail station approx 1 mile)

Awards

  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Tourism South East Member 2018 Tourism South East Member 2018 2018

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* Please see Winchester City Mill's website for opening days and times.

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