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Fulwell Windmill

Newcastle Road, Sunderland SR5 1EX, England
+44 191 537 3231
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under restoration

nothing to see here im afraid as its been under restoration for around a year now. most of the mill... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Simon W
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
New cap and sails on their way

It's been announced in the local press this week that work is due to start imminently on restoring... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
StevenO1974
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Duns, United Kingdom
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  • Average8%
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31 Aug 2017
“under restoration”
30 Jun 2017
“New cap and sails on their way”
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Newcastle Road, Sunderland SR5 1EX, England
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

nothing to see here im afraid as its been under restoration for around a year now. most of the mill is under cover and the top has been removed for a few years now, its still a good landmark for fulwell though!

Thank Simon W
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

It's been announced in the local press this week that work is due to start imminently on restoring the mill to its former glory. This will include repairs to the mill building and the replacement of the flat roof,which was fitted in 2015 when the...More

1  Thank StevenO1974
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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

This windmill is still amazing to view but it seriously needs work to restore it to its former glory. I heard 14 WORDS team are going to do it. The cap where the mill would turn is now missing due to bad weather but hopefully...More

Thank Yo yo M
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

This image does not show the state of that windmill today. The top The Vanes have all been removed some years ago. The roof now is that stuff you put on flat roofs. Shame I do remember when it lloked like the image shown.

Thank Keith L
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

Fulwell Windmill is currently undergoing renovations and should be complete by early 2018. A new Tearoom has already opened (Wed-Sat 10am-3pm). Lovely food freshly made on site. Pop in for updates on how the renovations are taking shape and for a cuppa!

1  Thank Wendy C
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

This iconic landmark has gone! Where to and for how long I don't know but it is greatly missed as was a lovely windmill.

Thank Mandy B
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

New Tearoom just opened on the Mill site off Newcastle Road, Sunderland. An early visit today for morning coffee and sandwiches. Lovely food (all homemade on site) and great friendly staff. It Will be open Wednesday to Saturday inclusive between 10.00am to 3.00pm. On site...More

4  Thank Ian C
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

rotten piece of metal crying out for someone to fix it up and bring it back to its former glory . council should be ashamed letting the city down in quite a number of ways .

Thank historygeek87
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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

It's looking very sad for itself at the moment but I remember when it was open and I went for a tour. It was very good and had great views of the surrounding area. Hope they restore it and get it back working soon.

1  Thank Holiday-Lady25
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

The Fulwell Mill was restored some years ago and was a delight to visit and photograph. Sadly today it is back to it's old abandoned neglected state. The sails and the dombed roof have all gone. All that money wasted. Very sad.

1  Thank Peter S
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