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Fully restored 18th-century working watermill

Visit this impressive restored 18th-century watermill built on the site of a mill mentioned in the Domesday Survey of 1086. The mill currently produces stoneground wholemeal flour from organic wheat. The team also pack porridge oats and jumbo oats, and mix and pack their own museli. All are available to buy onsite or at Dunster Castle stables shop.

The mill is set in peaceful surroundings alongside the River Avill and at the entrance to Dunster Castle River Gardens. The Watermill tea-room is situated 50 yards from the watermill and serves a tasty range of seasonal treats.

Currently, the watermill is only operated on selected days. Please call 01643 821759 to check when the mill is operating.

Explore the mill

The mill wheel at Dunster Working Watermill

Open daily  11am-5pm

Experience the sights and sounds of a working watermill. On the first Wednesday of each month watch flour being produced, before being bagged up to be sold in the onsite shop.

Visit the tea-room

Open daily Mar-Nov 11am-5pm

Visit the Watermill Tea-room for a great selection of locally sourced, tasty food. With a great menu of sandwiches, soups, and more indulgent treats, there is plenty to tempt your taste buds.

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