History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Former Miner's Dry to North West of Wheal Drea Pumping Engine House

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Just, Cornwall

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 50.1326 / 50°7'57"N

Longitude: -5.6878 / 5°41'16"W

OS Eastings: 136552

OS Northings: 32352

OS Grid: SW365323

Mapcode National: GBR DXBB.HGC

Mapcode Global: VH057.CXFQ

Entry Name: Former Miner's Dry to North West of Wheal Drea Pumping Engine House

Listing Date: 23 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115111

English Heritage Legacy ID: 351299

Location: St. Just, Cornwall, TR19

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Just

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Just-in-Penwith

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

SW 33 SE
1/10045 Former Miners' Dry to
north west of Wheal Drea
Pumping Engine House


Former miners'dry. Mid C19. Granite rubble brought to course; hipped scantle slate
roof with ridge tiles placed as vents. Rectangular plan. One storey. North-west
elevation, which has mid C20 concrete block extension to south (right) end, has late
C19/C20 homed sashes in 3 window openings under eaves (that to left being smaller) and
doorway to right. Interior not inspected. A very rare example of this type of
structure to have survived on a former tin mine.

Listing NGR: SW3655232352

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.