The 2017 programme is now past. We will be launching the 2018 programme in August.

  • Wheat growing at Brixton Windmill
  • Path to Brixton Windmill
  • Spring in Windmill Gardens
  • Newly restored stone floor
  • Newly refurbished sails
  • Sunset at Brixton Windmill
  • Modular mill grinding flour
  • Kids Club visit

Brixton Windmill

Unknown

place
Windmill Gardens, west end of Blenheim Gardens, SW2 5EU
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Bookshop, Refreshments, Toilets
One of very few windmills in London. Built 1816 when Brixton Hill was open fields and a working mill until 1934. Restored to working order 2011. NB. steep ladders, low beams, heavy machinery and confined spaces.

Design

Original design
Unknown, 1816
Type
Industrial
Period
Georgian