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Bircham Windmill

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Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Afternoon tea

Lovely little tearoom, very nice cream tea & amazing cherry cheesecake. Would’ve loved to look... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bev C
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Canterbury
great restoration to a working mill

you buy a derelict windmill. do you turn it into a modern house in a pale imitation of its former... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
nhpendall
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London, United Kingdom
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Bircham Windmill is open daily from 10-5 until September 30th. Tearooms open at 9am for breakfast on high days and holidays.
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King's Lynn, Great Bircham PE31 6SJ, England
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+44 1485 578393
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely little tearoom, very nice cream tea & amazing cherry cheesecake. Would’ve loved to look around the windmill but we left it too late in the day to do so so a return visit is on the cards.

Thank Bev C
Reviewed 29 September 2018

you buy a derelict windmill. do you turn it into a modern house in a pale imitation of its former self as so many have been or do you restore it to full working order and develop the outbuildings into a family friendly place to...More

Thank nhpendall
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Been here lots of times being a local & many times years ago with my small children when the garden was free but not so much now mainly because they are now grown up but still frequently visit the tea room it's a great place...More

Thank MrsBateson
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We've been to Bircham Mill a couple of times and have always had a good experience. However, we've never used the campsite or shepherd huts that were available. So a while back we booked a stay in one of the shepherd's huts for the weekend...More

Thank Neil B
Reviewed 16 September 2018

i thought this was a great little place.it is a fully restored,working windmill,producing it;s own flour.the windmill has been restored to it;s original condition and has a display on each level as you climb up it and has a recording on each floor explaining what...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

This is our second visit, the windmill seemed to have been well used, the price to get to the top is a bit steep but nothing like the prices of the produce! A small loaf of wholemeal bread at £1.55 is way too much. The...More

Thank 89PaulB
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing and very interesting - loved that we could climb right to the top and go out on the balcony - very exciting! We will be returning

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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Arrived at 11.00 to have late breakfast which was superb. Also bought cakes and bread at the bakery. Only suggestion is to use cardboard cake boxes for iced buns and not paper bags, to which the icing sticks too. Would come back again.

Thank Scout2B
Reviewed 30 August 2018

A working windmill which you can climb up and explore. You can also buy milled flour to try. There is also a bakery turning out some great items. Good tea room serving breakfast and light luncheons. Great place for children and they also have some...More

Thank Roland M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Was really looking forward to the visit, but was disappointed to find flies crawling all over the freshly baked bread and cakes. The produce had no covers over it - disgusting!

Thank Rebecca M
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RosieWine
19 September 2016|
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Response from windmillworker |
hi there yes you can have BBQ as long as it is off the ground or campfires in the middle of the campsite on the concrete slabs
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