Stretton Watermill

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A small working water mill set in beautiful countryside only ten miles from Chester. Visitors see the two waterwheels driving the ancient wooden mill machinery and turning the millstones. The Miller demonstrates the whole skilled operation to transform grain into flour. Exhibition, small shop and picnic area nearby. Sign posted from the A534 between Broxton and Farndon.

Venue Type:

Museum, Industrial heritage site

Opening hours

April- weekends only 1pm - 5pm
May – August Tuesday to Sunday 1pm – 5pm
(+ Bank Holiday Mondays)
September - weekends only 1pm - 5pm

September Weekends only 1pm - 5pm

Admission charges

Adult: £2.00
Child: 75p
Family: £4.75


  • Museums Association
  • English Heritage

Collection details

Agriculture, Science and Technology

Stretton Watermill
Mill Lane
Nr Farndon
SY14 7HS

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01606 271640


01606 350420

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