Groes Onnen Windmill in Holywell, Flintshire for sale

Picturesque fairy-tale windmill on the market that is ‘so excellent for events’

A two-century-old fairy-tale windmill is on the market in North Wales, accessible for a pinch at £370,000, and described as so idyllic you’d take into account charging family members to come back spherical

Groes Onnen Windmill in Holywell, Flintshire for sale
Groes Onnen Windmill in Holywell, Flintshire on the market

A fairy-tale windmill resplendent with 360-degree balconies is in the stores within the North Wales countryside.

The one-of-a-kind house billed because the epitome of a “character property”, is on the market for £370,000.

Gros Onnen has been part of the view at Holywell, a picturesque North Wales village, a stone’s throw from Merseyside, North Wales Stay experiences.

The windmill is over 200 years previous and a uncommon instance of a full-height Welsh windmill as we speak because it sits amongst different houses within the countryside.

It could possibly be the right fairytale house – if any potential consumers may dwell with the 64 steps inside.

The Grade II-listed property is assumed to have been constructed between 1780-1800 and it stopped working as a flour mill within the Nineties.







The highest of Groes Onnen, a two century previous windmill in North Wales
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After being transformed for residential use, it was left with 4 bedrooms, two loos and 64 steps to succeed in the highest.

New Dwelling 4 are the promoting brokers answerable for the windmills sale, they stated: “One of many only a few liveable windmills within the North West.

“This fabulous house is someplace I, and I believe many others, have been driving previous for years pondering, ‘ooh, I’d like to dwell there’ – effectively now, that is your likelihood.







Contained in the Windmill’s main bedroom
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“Think about the events which you could maintain right here. The truth is, you’d take into consideration charging your family and friends to pop spherical, the views are superb.”

They added: “This place actually is like no different.”

The windmill is situated on a big plot of land and comes with a backyard that has an enclosed patio, greenhouse, vegetable patch and decorative pond.







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It even comes with the mill’s authentic grinding stone.

Outbuildings host a storage and workshop – these could possibly be transformed into an workplace or one other residing area and the brokers recommend an Airbnb is a risk.

Contained in the mill, there’s a semicircular sitting room on the bottom ground that can be utilized as a eating room.







The windmill’s backyard and decorative pond
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Additionally on this stage is the “murals” kitchen with curved work surfaces and vintage oak storage models.

Shut by is a toilet and a utility room with additional storage.

The mill’s function room is the lounge that fills the primary ground.







Contained in the windmill’s residing space
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The agent stated: “Clearly it’s a round room. And it actually is sort of huge.”

From right here, two French doorways give entry to a walkway throughout the skin of the house.

Up the following flight of stairs lies the main bedroom and a bathe room.







All the rooms inside are round and the windmill has been in the marketplace for a number of years now
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Most of the mill’s built-in fixtures are bespoke, together with cupboard space underneath the staircase that spirals its approach across the constructing.

The third ground incorporates an additional bed room and an workplace.

One other, last climb, totalling the 64 steps, brings you to a big round room that when housed the drive shaft for the mill’s sails.







The loft room with mezzanine and the mill’s authentic drive shaft
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The truth is, the shaft has been retained as a reminder of the constructing’s heritage.

This high ground room, suggests the promoting agent, would make an “wonderful video games room and even an workplace”.

From the mezzanine, there’s entry to the higher walkway. It gives breathtaking views of the encompassing space.







Because of the property’s distinctive nature a number of the furnishings and ornament are bespoke made
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The brokers stated: “The Wirral, Liverpool Bay and your entire Dee estuary stretch out earlier than you and the inhabitants of Holywell scurry about like bugs at your ft.”

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