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Latitude: 50.1578 / 50°9'28"N
Longitude: -5.2358 / 5°14'8"W
OS Eastings: 168971
OS Northings: 33651
OS Grid: SW689336
Mapcode National: GBR Z3.K1QY
Mapcode Global: VH12Y.69DC
Entry Name: Engine House at Sw689336
Listing Date: 17 June 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1141995
English Heritage Legacy ID: 66385
Location: Wendron, Cornwall, TR13
Civil Parish: Wendron
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Wendron
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 63 SE WENDRON PORKELLIS
4/395 Engine house at SW689336
Beam engine house. Circa early-mid C19. Granite ashlar bob wall, otherwise granite rubble with granite dressings. Rubble chimney with brick upper stage over a dressed granite collar.
Plan: Rectangular 1-room plan. Seems to have been converted to different use
(possibly a pair of houses) circa late C19 when the former studwork wall (2nd floor) over the bob wall was replaced with granite rubble and some new window openings were cut in the right-hand wall. Round-on-plan chimney adjoining behind rear left-hand corner. (Roofless). Lean-to at the left hand side.
Exterior: 3 storeys over basement. Original openings and some circa late C19
openings but some masonry fallen. Front (bob) wall has central round-headed opening. Right-hand side wall has pair of doorways at ground floor middle, original openings over and later openings to each floor on either side.
Interior: Machinery, floors and roof removed.
Listing NGR: SW6897133651
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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