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Engine House at Sw696491 (Great Charlotte)

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Agnes, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2963 / 50°17'46"N

Longitude: -5.2352 / 5°14'6"W

OS Eastings: 169683

OS Northings: 49048

OS Grid: SW696490

Mapcode National: GBR Z3.8FWQ

Mapcode Global: VH125.6TQ6

Entry Name: Engine House at Sw696491 (Great Charlotte)

Listing Date: 31 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141537

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63770

Location: St. Agnes, Cornwall, TR5

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Agnes

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Mount Hawke with Mithian

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 74 NW
7/138 Engine house at SW696491
- (Great Charlotte)

Pumping beam engine house. Circa early-mid C19. Granite and killas rubble with
granite dressings.
Plan: Thick bob wall only survives from rectangular engine house.
Only opening is central round-arched plug doorway with granite voussoirs and
projecting keystone.
Sources: Sharpe, Adam and Smith, John. Engine Houses in St Agnes parish. (Cornwall
Archaeological Unit survey for Carrick District Council.
Important landmark in an unspoiled coastal valley.
Important landmark on cliff top overlooking the unspoiled Chapel Porth cove.

Listing NGR: SW6968349047

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