The history of this wind mill dates back to the early 17th century, being mentioned on a map of 1618 as "Vennemolen". IN 1835 the mill has undergone a large restoration. in 1935 the mill was largely renewed. It was put out of duty in 1954. Since the restoration of 1996-1998 the mill is sometimes used again to pump out water of the Vennepolder again.