Finchingfield Post Mill: Heritage Open Days

Visit the Grade II listed Finchingfield Post Mill, the oldest windmill in Essex.

Finchingfield Post Mill Heritage Open days.

The oldest windmill in Essex, this Post Mill stands on a hill overlooking Finchingfield, the most photographed village in the county.

The Grade II-listed Post Mill – also known as Duck End Mill and Letch’s Mill – is thought to have been built around 1756. The last of seven mills, it is thought there have been mills in this village since medieval times.

Event details


  • April 14, 2024
  • August 18, 2024
  • September 15, 2024


2:00pm - 5:00pm



Who for?

For the whole family


Finchingfield Post Mill

Duck End, Finchingfield, Braintree, CM7 4NA

How to book

Simply turn up, but please note that you may need to queue as restricted numbers are allowed inside at any one time.

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