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Stamps House at Sw700500

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Agnes, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3053 / 50°18'19"N

Longitude: -5.2319 / 5°13'54"W

OS Eastings: 169963

OS Northings: 50035

OS Grid: SW699500

Mapcode National: GBR Z3.7W6Z

Mapcode Global: VH125.8LHB

Entry Name: Stamps House at Sw700500

Listing Date: 31 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138228

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63882

Location: St. Agnes, Cornwall, TR5

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Agnes

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Agnes

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 75 SW
4/254 Stamps house at SW700500

Engine house for working stamps and winding, and including walls of former stamps and
other assoicated structures, disused. Circa mid-late C19. killas rubble walls, some
granite dressings; brick arches over principal window opening, timber lintels over
some openings. Rubble chimney.
Plan: Rectangular plan engine house with round chimney engaging left-hand (offside)
wall towards rear. On lover ground in front are the slotted walls of former stamps.
A little distance to the right (south) are the foundation walls of probably a former
whim. No wooden floors, roof structure or machinery survives.
Exterior: 3 storeys over basement. Mostly original openings. Front (bob) wall has
tall square-headed doorway. Rear gable wall has round-headed opening to each floor.
Right-hand (nearside) wall has 2 window openings to each floor. left-hand first
floor window opening has at some time been enlarged. Left-hand (offside) wall has 2
large openings.
Source: Sharpe, Adam and Smith, John. Engine Houses in St Agnes Parish. (Cornwall
Archaeological Unit survey for Carrick District Council.

Listing NGR: SW6996350035

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