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Engine House and Chimney About 3o Metres to North West

A Grade II Listed Building in Calstock, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.5029 / 50°30'10"N

Longitude: -4.2252 / 4°13'30"W

OS Eastings: 242292

OS Northings: 69376

OS Grid: SX422693

Mapcode National: GBR NS.KLK0

Mapcode Global: FRA 271Q.MQN

Entry Name: Engine House and Chimney About 3o Metres to North West

Listing Date: 19 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140236

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60834

Location: Calstock, Cornwall, PL18

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Calstock

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Calstock

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 46 NW
4/88 Engine house and chimney about
30 metres to north west
Engine house at Cotehele Consols mine, now house, and chimney. Late C19 with C20
alterations. Slatestone rubble with brick dressings. Slate roof with gable ends.
Plan: The engine house is rectangular, with gable end bob wall to south ; the bob
opening has been altered as a large window. There is a rectangular building
adjacent at the right side, possibly originally a boiler house. The chimney is about
30 metres to north west, of circular plan.
Exterior: The engine house is 2-storey, with round-arched windows at each side with
C20 windows inserted with splayed glazing bars. At the right side is a C20 door.
The front gable end has the bob opening, with large C20 window inserted at upper
level in the gable end. The platform for machinery is to the front of the engine
house. The building is adjacent to right is 2-storey, roofless, with door and window
openings. The chimney is in rubble, circular and tapered, with brick top and
Interior: Not inspected.
In 1883, Cotehele Consols was worked with Okeltor Mine (q.v.), treating iron pyrites
from Cotehele Consols for arsenic.
Sources: Booker, F.: Industrial Archaeology of the Tamar Valley 1967.

Listing NGR: SX4229269376

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