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Rayleigh Windmill

The beautiful Rayleigh Windmill is a Grade II listed building dating back to 1809, and a popular venue for weddings and other celebrations. 

With seating for up to 20 guests, the Rayleigh Windmill is a unique and intimate venue for your celebrations. Located next to the Windmill Garden and the historic Rayleigh Mount, it offers a perfect backdrop for your pictures.  

A dedicated events co-ordinator will help you plan your dream wedding. We will be with you throughout the day to ensure everything runs smoothly, with attention to the finest detail. We are proud to offer you exclusive use of the Windmill for your special day.  

We would be delighted to show you our beautiful venue. Get in touch to arrange a viewing via the Contact Us page. 

Next to the Windmill is The Mill Arts & Events Centre, with three different rooms available to hire for your reception. For further information, please visit the Mill Arts & Events Centre webpage.

The Rayleigh Windmill is also a popular visitor attraction, open yearly between April – September by a team of enthusiastic and knowledgeable volunteers. You can find our more about the Windmill as a visitor attraction and its wonderful history by viewing our Virtual Tour of the Windmill.

For further information about visiting the wonderful Rayleigh Windmill for a guided tour on the Rochford District Council website.

There are two pay and display car parks directly outside the venue, which are free after 1pm on Saturdays and free every Sunday. Further information can be found on the Rochford District Council Website.