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Remains of Engine House Approximately 50 Metres North East of Gritt Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Worthen with Shelve, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.5759 / 52°34'33"N

Longitude: -2.9942 / 2°59'38"W

OS Eastings: 332725

OS Northings: 298031

OS Grid: SO327980

Mapcode National: GBR B6.BX2R

Mapcode Global: WH8C8.ZJC2

Entry Name: Remains of Engine House Approximately 50 Metres North East of Gritt Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055025

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257416

Location: Worthen with Shelve, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Worthen with Shelve

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Shelve

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 39 NW

9/20 Remains of engine house
- approx. 50m north-
east of Gritt Farmhouse

- II

Remains of engine house. Late C19. Regularly coursed limestone rubble,
now roofless. Rectangular plan. 3 levels of scattered flat-headed openings
with wooden lintels to west side and 2 openings with segmental red brick
heads, one directly above the other, to surviving north gable end.
Associated with former local lead mining and baryte extraction industry.
An open shaft lies immediately to south. Gritt Farmhouse is not included
in this list.

Listing NGR: SO3272598031

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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