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image for Guided Walk item typeAncient Coal Mines to New Woodland at Hough Mill

  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Guided Walk, Thu 23 May 2019, free entry

Hough Windmill

Hough Windmill

Address

St George's Hill,
Swannington,
Coalville,
Leicestershire,
LE67 8QW

Details

Walking on lanes, paths and grassy areas (with some gradients) we will pass the sites of bell pits, gin pits, Victorian mining, 1940s opencast mining and woodlands planted between 1993 and 2010. Booking essential.

Walk Route: Leisurely

Access: 2 stiles

Duration: 2

Miles: 2

Coach parties acceptedFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsPicnic siteAccepts groups

Children welcomeDogs accepted

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 23 May 2019 19:00 to 21:00

Prices

Free entry

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

General

  • YesService dogs are NOT allowed:
  • stairs to each floor

  • YesClear signage

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
  • YesVisitor information available in audio format

Directions

See location of Hough Mill on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 414170  Lat: 52.74923 Long: -1.38756

Hough Windmill is just outside the village of Swannington.

Parking: free