This unique 18th century flour mill stands on the "Isle of Wedmore", a ridge giving commanding views of Cheddar Gorge, the Somerset Levels and Brent Knoll. A windmill is mentioned on this site as far back as 1317. Although it last worked in 1927, the mill has been carefully restored.
Industrial heritage site, Garden, parklands or rural site
The Windmill is open Easter to September, Sundays and Bank Holidays and on Wednesdays in July and August 2:30 - 4:30pm. Groups by arrangement.
Closed during Christmas and New Year.
Admission is free but donations are welcome.
Ashton Windmill is located on the minor road between Weare (A38) and Wedmore. Parking is available close by.