Phone: 01282 444198 or 0845 268 0788 or 0845 604 3804
79 Aylesbury Rd., Mill Yard, Wendover, Buckinghamshire, HP22 6JJ
Built around 1800, and believed to be the second largest windmill in England, the Windmill was recently converted to comfortable & spacious accommodation.
Consisting of 5 octagonal shaped floors, the Windmill boasts superb views over the historic, picturesque market town of Wendover, situated at the foot of the Chiltern Hills.
The Windmill, now minus it's sails, was used as a working windmill until around 1900 and then became the home of an actress and then a music publisher.
Nestling in a gap in the Chiltern Hills the historic, picturesque market town of Wendover has a fine array of historic buildings, restaurants, shops and pubs; it also has a traditional market every Thursday.
The area is blessed with a variety of walks through some of southern England’s most enjoyable countryside; the famous Ridgeway Path runs right down Wendover High Street. At nearby Coombe Hill, the highest point in the Chilterns, visitors can enjoy excellent views over the Vale of Aylesbury and the Chequers Estate, the Prime Minister’s country home.
The Windmill is 18 miles from historic Oxford with its dreaming spires and famous colleges, whilst Wendover station is a 5-minute walk from The Windmill giving easy access to guests wanting a day in the capital city of London. Also conveniently located to visit Whipsnade Zoo and the Roald Dahl Museum. Shop 300 yards, pub/restaurants 200 yards.
Self catering and can be rented for weeks, weekends (Friday to Monday) and mid-week (Monday to Friday). Sleeps up to 10. Central heating. Ample parking space. Welcomes for babies and toddlers.
Wendover Windmill, circa. 1900