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Latitude: 50.1822 / 50°10'55"N
Longitude: -5.5023 / 5°30'8"W
OS Eastings: 150063
OS Northings: 37221
OS Grid: SW500372
Mapcode National: GBR DXS6.BDZ
Mapcode Global: VH12L.KPZ6
Entry Name: Engine House and Associated Buildings at Sw 500372
Listing Date: 7 September 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1144361
English Heritage Legacy ID: 70548
Location: Towednack, Cornwall, TR20
Civil Parish: Towednack
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Towednack
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 53 NW
5/209 Engine house and associated
- buildings at SW 500372
Beam engine house. Datestone 1874 and initials SP. Granite rubble with granite
dressings and round brick arches with granite keystones and brick hoodmoulds over the
openings. Brick upper stage removed of formerly 2-stage chimney.
Plan: rectangular plan engine house with thicker bob wall north and round chimney
clasping the south east corner. Boiler house wall runs parallel to the right hand
wall. Former pumping machinery and later winding machinery and floors and roof
Exterior: 3 storeys over basement plinth. Central doorway to dressed granite north
bob wall. Rear gable wall has large ground floor doorway and window opening to each
floor over. Left-hand wall has 2 ground floor windows and 1 to middle of each floor
above (first floor opening blocked). Right-hand wall has blocked ground and first
floor openings. The central second floor opening and the 2 other second floor
openings have their original iron windows with fanlight heads.
Interior: shows evidence for later inclined floor having been inserted.
Listing NGR: SW5006337221
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