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The Watermill at Little Salkeld

The Watermill at Little Salkeld




    Watermill, £1-£4.50


    Phil and Cheryl Harrison

    01768 881523


    Little Salkeld,
    Nr Penrith,
    CA10 1NN

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    Cumbria’s only fully operational watermill producing stoneground organic and biodynamic flours by water power. Visitors can see two overshot waterwheels, wooden and cast iron gearing and flour being milled the traditional way using French burr millstones. Milling a wider range of high quality and specialist flours. The tearoom is famous for its delicious wholefood, vegetarian cooking and baking – everything is made from organic ingredients, local where possible. Millshop sells a wide range of organic and biodynamic flours and groceries as well as books, craft pottery and knitwear.

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    Baby changing facilitiesCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site cateringRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencing

    Children welcomeDisabled accessGuided tours for individualsGuided tours for groupsSmoking not allowed

    Some restrictions on site due to historic nature.

    Opening details

    Tours at 14.00 and 15.30. No mill tours on Wed or Sat.


    £1 entry to mill. Mill tours, adult £3.50, children £1.50, family £8. Access to rest of site is free.


    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
    • On-site cateringOn-site catering
    • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
    • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
    • Children welcomeChildren welcome
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Guided tours for individualsGuided tours for individuals
    • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups
    • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

    Some restrictions on site due to historic nature.



    Plan route to The Watermill at Little Salkeld using TransportDirect.infoPlan route using

    Map reference: NY 566361  Lat: 54.71802 Long: -2.67523

    From M6 jct 40 take A686 to Langwathby. Bear left on village green. The mill is approx 1.5 miles on the right-hand side.

    Parking: free

    Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Langwathby station