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Latitude: 50.2084 / 50°12'30"N
Longitude: -5.0806 / 5°4'50"W
OS Eastings: 180286
OS Northings: 38810
OS Grid: SW802388
Mapcode National: GBR ZD.PSR3
Mapcode Global: FRA 087G.Y6N
Entry Name: Carnon Mine Engine House
Listing Date: 12 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1159123
English Heritage Legacy ID: 63290
Location: Feock, Cornwall, TR3
Civil Parish: Feock
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Devoran
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 83 NW FEOCK
4/2 Carnon Mine Engine House
Ruin of beam engine house. Circa 1800. Slatestone rubble with timber lintels U-
shaped on plan walling survives from rectangular structure with part of thicker bob
wall to south west, south-east wall and part of north-east wall. Originally 3 storeys over basement but remaining walling is 2 floors high. Plinth in 2 stages to top of basement level. South east wall has doorway, right, over plinth. Small opening to left, slightly higher, and further small opening above left-hand jamb of doorway.
Interior has recesses indicating position of floor structures.
A rare example of an early engine house and in an important scenic position overlooking Restronguet Creek.
Listing NGR: SW8028638810
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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