The House Mill


Originally built in 1776 but destroyed by fire in 1802 and quickly rebuilt, the House Mill was part of the Three Mills Distillery. It had 4 water wheels powered by the water or the tide, which operated 12 pairs of millstones. It was the largest tide mill in the country and continued to operate until the Blitz in 1940. Building restored in 1997. Restoration of the water wheels and machinery is planned.

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Prices and Opening Times
Adult Ticket: £3.00 (USD4.40) per ticket
Child Ticket: Free (USD0.00)
Concession Ticket: £1.50 (USD2.20) per ticket

Children are free of charge, but must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

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Opening Times:

May - October

Open every Sunday throughout the period: 11:00 - 16:00

March, April, December

Open the first Sunday of each month: 11:00 - 15:30

Since visitors cannot walk through the building unescorted, admission is by tour only.

Venue Details & Map

The House Mill

Three Mill Lane
E3 3DU
+44 (0)20 8980 4626
Public transport:
Take underpass, walk north towards Tesco, along Three Mill Lane and over bridge.


Booking Facilities
Group bookings accepted
Catering Facilities

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