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Maud Foster Mill

16 Willoughby Road, Boston PE21 9EG, England
+44 1205 352188
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Popped in for a quick visit and were totally enchanted by the ingenuity and the simple genius of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ian A
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
I was surprised by how much I enjoyed this

Thought we'd pop in here before travelling home after a family event, and had a really nice time... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
Stephanie B
,
Milan, Italy
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  • Average6%
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16 Willoughby Road, Boston PE21 9EG, England
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+44 1205 352188
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"working windmill"
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"porridge"
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"oats"
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"steep steps"
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"opening times"
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"personal tour"
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"third floor"
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"informative visit"
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"explain things"
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"ask questions"
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"guided tour"
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"for sale"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in for a quick visit and were totally enchanted by the ingenuity and the simple genius of the internal workings of this historic but fully functioning mill. The staff were friendly, knowledgeable and passionate. The range of milled goods was interesting and fairly priced,...More

Thank Ian A
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Thought we'd pop in here before travelling home after a family event, and had a really nice time. My Mum and I bought tickets before my Mum got a look at the ladder and refused to go up (she hates heights), so I went up...More

Thank Stephanie B
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Interesting tour of the working mill, You have to be quite agile to get to the top level. Children enjoyed the tour too. Lovely jam etc to buy and flours to try new recipes.

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Having read some of the negative reviews on here about Maud Foster mill I have decided to put my own review. This is a wonderful, original, working windmill. I found the Maud Foster mill about 3 months ago having passed it many times on my...More

Thank scopsowl
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

I had family visitors in Boston who noticed the working Maud Foster Windmill beside the Maud Foster Drain and asked if they could visit it. As it was open on Saturday mornings, we walked to it from Maud Street Car Park near the town centre...More

Thank richardanderson854
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Called in at Maud Foster Mill by chance on a visit to Boston and what a great experience it was. The miller - this is a proper working mill - was so informative about the windmill itself and the process that we came away really...More

Thank RealHoltyboy
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Very interesting working windmill the owners /miller are quite happy for you to wander round the whole mill at will while being very willing to talk and answer questions about the mill.

Thank 900markrabbit
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Great place to see flour being made and sold and interesting for both adults and children. Staff are very informative and approachable

Thank marley22
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Providing you are a mill enthusiast this one has to be one of the best anywhere to visit. It is in full working order and milling flour for sale. Access is allowed to all parts and the miller was present and happy to explain everything....More

Thank FLMWm
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

What an amazing place with such an interesting miller who gave us a personal guided tour. There were so many interesting facts and bits of information. The miller tailored his explanation to us and our questions without sounding like he was just repeating things he'd...More

Thank Dilly4472
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Marcy P
11 October 2015|
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Response from James W | Property representative |
Yes, we are open every Wednesday and Saturday 10 -5pm
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