1. South East and London
  2. West Sussex
  3. Hassocks

About Jill Windmill

Jill Windmill, a restored traditional working windmill, built in 1821, located in the South Downs National Park.

Admission is by donation, and stoneground wholegrain flour is on sale to visitors on an occasional basis.

Over the course of the year, Jill Windmill is surrounded by a succession of wild flowers including snowdrops and daffodils. She affords spectacular views across the Sussex Weals.

Jill grinds flour when wind permits. On Open days there is a souvenir and tea shop, a free car park and a picnic area.

Most suited to children over 7 years old.

Disabled access to grounds and ground floor only. Jack Windmill is in private ownership and is not open to the general public

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A restored and operational corn windmill built in 1821.

Spectacular views with complimentary Sussex fresh air. A great place to relax.

19th century operational wooden machinery driving a working windmill. Run wholly by unpaid volunteers.

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Facilities

  • GIFT_SHOP iconGift Shop
  • FOOD_AVAILABLE iconFood Available
  • DOG_FRIENDLY iconDog Friendly
  • PUSHCHAIR_FRIENDLY iconPushchair Friendly
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Opening Times

Regular Times
  • Monday, Closed
  • Tuesday, Closed
  • Wednesday, Closed
  • Thursday, Closed
  • Friday, Closed
  • Saturday, 10:00 - 10:30
  • Sunday, Closed

1st May - 30th September:  Most Sundays 14:00 - 17:00

Occasional access on Saturdays when maintenance activities allow.

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Pricing & Tickets

General Admission
  • Babies and Toddlers (0-2) : Free

Admission is by donation. Donations are one of the Charity's main income sources.

Book in advance for cheapest tickets

Find other attractions similar to Jill Windmill by visiting our attraction tickets section.

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FAQs

Yes, there is parking.

Parking is free.

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Contact Details

Mill Lane, Clayton
Hassocks
West Sussex
BN6 9PG
England

From the A23 at Pyecombe, take the A273 towards Hassocks. Turn right after the brow of the hill. From the North, take the A273 from Hassocks, up Clayton Hill and turn left into Mill Lane.

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Last Updated: 07:48 25/09/2023

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