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Latitude: 50.2483 / 50°14'53"N
Longitude: -5.0582 / 5°3'29"W
OS Eastings: 182068
OS Northings: 43179
OS Grid: SW820431
Mapcode National: GBR ZF.YDHT
Mapcode Global: FRA 089C.M88
Entry Name: Weigh House at Approx 25m South West of Calenick House
Listing Date: 12 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1159626
English Heritage Legacy ID: 63415
Location: Kea, Cornwall, TR3
Civil Parish: Kea
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Kea
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 84 SW KEA CALENICK
2/306 Weigh house at approx 25m south
west of Calenick House
Iron weighing shed. Circa early C19. Rubble walls and hipped scantle slate roofs
with scantle slated lean-to at west and long roof adjoining to south with hip to
south end. Clay ridge tiles.
Overall L-shaped plan of single cell slightly rectangular weigh house with wide
doorway to north and east and smaller doorway to east leading to lean-to addition, in
turn linked to long room to south.
Single storey. Simple lintelled openings. South range has weather boarding to east
Interior has original pine roof structures and heavy weighing beam spanning middle
of weigh house from east to west.
A simple but interesting survival from the period of iron smelting on this site
dating from 1711-1891.
Information from Mr and Mrs Pascoe, Calenick House (1985).
Listing NGR: SW8206843179
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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