The House Mill

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Three Mill Lane, E3 3DU
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OPENING TIMES
May to Oct - Every Sun 11am-4pm | 1st Sun of month in Mar, Apr & Dec | Last tour at 3.30pm, tour lasts 45 mins
PRICES
Guided tours 3 (Adults), 1.50 (concs)

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The Grade II listed House Mill is the largest and most powerful of the four remaining tidal mills in Britain. The brick clad, five storey building, with its wooden window frames and clay tiled roof, is located on the historic and picturesque Three Mill Island in Bromley-by-Bow. The 18th century tidal mill was built in 1776 by Daniel Bisson, on the site of an earlier mill and though the wheels stopped turning in 1941 there are plans to restore them for power generation. The House Mill can be explored via guided tours - visitors cannot access the building unescorted - which take place every Sunday from May to October and on the first Sunday of the month in March, April and December. The Miller's House next door provides a visitor, information, and education centre, with meeting rooms for hire and a small cafe.


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West Ham Tube Station
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Railway Stations

Railway Stations

West Ham Railway Station
10 minutes walk
Stratford Railway Station
20 minutes walk
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Holiday Inn Express London-Stratford
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel from 46 30% off
196 High Street, E15 | 11 minutes from The House Mill
The traditional East End and the vibrant new business culture of twenty-first century London meet in Stratford. Great connections to the Docklands business parks and the ... More
The Westbridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel from 54 22% off
335 - 337 High Street, E15 | 14 minutes from The House Mill
The Westbridge Hotel, Stratford is a unique boutique hotel that brings together luxury and comfort and adds a sense of style to east London. It houses ... More
Holiday Inn London - Stratford City
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel from 57 34% off
10A Chestnut Plaza, E20 | 21 minutes from The House Mill
Feel at home as soon as you enter the contemporary lobby of the Holiday Inn London Stratford City. This new generation Holiday Inn is located in ... More
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Balfron Tower
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
St. Leonards Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 18 minutes from The House Mill
Commissioned by London County Council, Balfron Tower, was designed by Erno Goldfinger as "a beacon of social housing in 1968" (The Guardian). This 27 storey tower, ... More
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The Old Town Hall, Stratford
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
29 Broadway, E15 | 20 minutes from The House Mill
Once described as the 'finest building in Essex', the Grade II listed Old Town Hall in Stratford has been restored to full Victorian splendour with particular ... More
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Glass Factory Studios
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Queen's Yard, White Post Lane, E9 | 26 minutes from The House Mill
Glass Factory Studios is a studio and venue complex on the ground floor of a converted Victorian warehouse within Queen's Yard in the heart of ... More
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The Line
London > Attractions > Sights
Cody Dock, 11c South Crescent, E16 | 10 minutes from The House Mill
London's first dedicated modern contemporary art walk, The Line brings together works by artists such as Damien Hirst, Antony Gormley, Gary Hume, Abigail Fallis and Martin ... More
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ArcelorMittal Orbit
London > Attractions > Sights
Olympic Park, Stratford, E20 | 15 minutes from The House Mill
Presiding over the former Olympic Park the Anish Kapoor-designed ArcelorMittal Orbit observation tower, was described by Mayor Boris Johnson as that "something extra" needed to "distinguish ... More
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Annex East
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Unit 2, Hutchins Close, Stratford, London E15 | 16 minutes from The House Mill
Annex East is a warehouse arts centre located just 100 metres from London's Olympic Park. The space will incorporate an exhibition space, a bespoke bar and ... More
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Sugarhouse Studios
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
107 High Street, Stratford, E15 | 7 minutes from The House Mill
Making use of 107 High Street, Stratford, a building scheduled for demolition in 2013, Sugarhouse Studios is a cinema, cafe and bar with a programme of ... More
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Roof East
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Level 8 Stratford Multi-storey Car Park, Great Eastern Way, Stratford, London E15 | 21 minutes from The House Mill
Roof East , an event space eight floors up at the top of a multi-storey car park in Stratford is home to roof top ... More
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Theatre Royal Stratford East
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Gerry Raffles Square, E15 | 22 minutes from The House Mill
Theatre Royal Stratford East opened in 1884 and became the home of the Theatre Workshop Company in 1954. The first performance ever held here was 'Richelieu' ... More
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Chrisp Street Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Market Square, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 20 minutes from The House Mill
A pedestrian shopping area featuring over 80 stalls and food outlets, Chrisp Street Market was designed by Frederick Gibberd as part of urban redevelopment after the ... More
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London Centre for Book Arts
London > Shopping > Art and Design
Unit 18, SPACE Studios, Britannia Works, Dace Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 20 minutes from The House Mill
Everyone, from beginners to professionals, can learn the disappearing artform of book art at the London Centre for Book Arts, a unique place where people can ... More
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Tiger
London > Shopping >
Unit 45-46, The Mall, Stratford, Stratford, London E15 | 21 minutes from The House Mill
The Swedish lifestyle store Tiger proves that cheap and cheerful can stylish too. Doing for interiors, toys and kitchen gadgets what IKEA has done for furniture, ... More
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Dane's Yard Kitchen
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
133 High Street, Stratford, Stratford, London E15 | 8 minutes from The House Mill
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Dar Marrakech
London > Restaurants > African restaurants
403 High Street, Stratford, London E15 | 17 minutes from The House Mill
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Franco Manca, Westfield
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Unit 2003, The Balcony, Westfield Stratford City, Stratford, London E15 | 20 minutes from The House Mill
Credited with sparking "a food revolution in South London" by the Telegraph, Franco Manco has a distinct brand of slow-rise sourdough pizzas that people can't get ... More
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University of Greenwich
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 2.9 miles from The House Mill
The main University of Greenwich campus boasts a picturesque setting on a World Heritage Site on the banks of the River Thames within three baroque buildings ... More
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2.9 miles from The House Mill
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 36 minutes from The House Mill
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
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All Star Lanes, Westfield Stratford City
London > Leisure >
Westfield Stratford City, Stratford, London E20 | 13 minutes from The House Mill
This fun bowling alley and restaurant on the second floor of Westfield Stratford City Shopping Centre is a great place for a gang of you to ... More
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The Jubilee Greenway
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Marshgate Lane, Stratford, E15 | 13 minutes from The House Mill
The Jubilee Greenway is a flat, almost continuous and straight traffic-free walking and cycling route that carves through London and all the major London 2012 Olympic ... More
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London Olympics BMX Track
London > Leisure > London Olympics Venues
Olympic Park, E20 | 19 minutes from The House Mill
The adapted Olympic BMX Track, the home of the BMX Cycling competition in the 2012 London Olympics, reopens to the public on 4th March 2014, a ... More
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King Eddie's
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
47 Stratford Broadway, E15 | 20 minutes from The House Mill
A gastropub East End style - and that doesn't mean organic, corn-fed jellied eels and a gang of smoke ventilation engineers. The team behind King Eddie's ... More
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King Eddie's
London > Nightlife > Pubs
47 Stratford Broadway, E15 | 20 minutes from The House Mill
A gastropub East End style - and that doesn't mean organic, corn-fed jellied eels and a gang of smoke ventilation engineers. The team behind King Eddie's ... More
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Morgan Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
43 Morgan Street, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 23 minutes from The House Mill
Yet another conversion of a grimy and atmospheric East end boozer into a gastropub, but in this case it's been done so well that it's hard ... More
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The Fringe
London > Nightlife > Bars
Swan Wharf, Old Ford Lock, E3 | 19 minutes from The House Mill
A pop up private members' club in a former Victorian stable in Swan Wharf, a 100-metre walk from the Olympic Park, The Fringe is the place ... More
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Crate Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
Queen's Yard, E9 | 26 minutes from The House Mill
A craft brewery and pizzeria overlooking the canal, Crate Brewery offers a unique location to enjoy a pizza and a pint in a former print factory ... More
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Davy's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
31 Fisherman's Walk, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 31 minutes from The House Mill
At ground floor level on Fisherman’s Walk at Canary Wharf, tables, chairs and merry-makers spill out of doors on to the riverside during the summer months. ... More
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Museum of London Docklands
London > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 29 minutes from The House Mill
In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames ... More
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The O2
London > Business > Venue Hire
Peninsula Square, SE10 | 34 minutes from The House Mill
The second most embarrassing legacy of Tony Blair's time in government struggled for years to find a role after the millennium show shut up shop. It's ... More
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ExCeL London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 37 minutes from The House Mill
A stunning architectural achievement, gigantic amounts of floor space accompanied by shops, bars and hotels, London’s purpose built exhibition centre, opened in 2000, is an exciting ... More

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