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Powder House in Field Approximately 100 Metres South of Hillside Farmhouse at SW 709 392

A Grade II Listed Building in Lanner, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2094 / 50°12'33"N

Longitude: -5.2118 / 5°12'42"W

OS Eastings: 170933

OS Northings: 39308

OS Grid: SW709393

Mapcode National: GBR Z4.RVDG

Mapcode Global: VH12K.MZ3W

Plus Code: 9C2P6Q5Q+P7

Entry Name: Powder House in Field Approximately 100 Metres South of Hillside Farmhouse at SW 709 392

Listing Date: 12 September 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142577

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66779

Location: Lanner, Cornwall, TR16

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Lanner

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Lanner

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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SW 73 NW
(south side, off)
Powder House in field
approx. 100 metres south of
Hillside Farmhouse
at SW 709 392

Powder house to former mine. Probably early C19. Uncoursed granite rubble with
some quoins, slurried scantle slate roof. Circular single-cell building approx. 5
metres in diameter. Single storey, approx. 2 metres to the eaves, doorway in
north side with quoined jambs. Conical roof. Interior not inspected. Rare survival
of structure used for storing explosives. Probably associated with former
Penstruthal copper mine.

Listing NGR: SW7093339308

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