The Winch Handle is fairly large when compared to the other items, being around the same size as the Hammer. It is made of oak wood, and looks like a plank with a cylindrical piece of wood on one end. The plank-looking piece seems to be made of a darker wood than the cylindrical piece of wood.
When dropped it makes a sound of medium volume, which will likely alert Granny. The Winch Handle is also heavy enough to activate Bear Traps.
To use the Winch Handle, place it on the Well and crank it by holding the spinning icon. Although this generates noise, it does not alert Granny.
The location of the Winch Handle corresponds to what is in the Well: