We've moved. After thirteen exciting and rewarding years at Mill Pond Farm during which we've completed all of the main stages of conservation and restoration to the historic buildings, and opened the farm to over 7,000 visitors each year, the time has come for new custodians. The lovely new owners of Mill Pond Farm will relaunch this site with further exciting developments during 2021.
Thanks to all those who helped us on our journey.
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The historic flour mill at Jembaicumbene was built by Charles Dransfield in 1859 and opened on 25th January 1860 as The Jembaicumbene Steam Flour Mills. In 1853 Dransfield had married into the Roberts family at Exeter Farm, where he lived with various other relatives. The eastern end of Exeter Farm was known as the Old Dairy Flat Station, on which was the earliest dairy and dairyman's residence in the district, dating from the mid 1830s. Dransfield and his new wife inheri