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Latitude: 50.1946 / 50°11'40"N
Longitude: -5.1531 / 5°9'11"W
OS Eastings: 175047
OS Northings: 37484
OS Grid: SW750374
Mapcode National: GBR Z7.FZFC
Mapcode Global: FRA 083H.S9R
Entry Name: Mill at Sw75043747
Listing Date: 17 June 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1162108
English Heritage Legacy ID: 66255
Location: Stithians, Cornwall, TR3
Civil Parish: Stithians
Built-Up Area: Ponsanooth
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Stithians
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 73 NE STITHIANS KENNAL VALE
3/269 Mill at SW75043747
Water mill for grinding gunpowder. Early C19. Built for the Kennal Vale Gunpowder
Works. Dressed granite and granite rubble. Roofless.
Plan: Rectangular plan mill with central cross wheel pit dividing 2 similar.
rectangular plan 2-storey blocks which originally had basements to house the gearing
and millstones in the upper floors. Built into bank at the rear and originally
powered by water from leat parallel to rear.
Exterior: 2 storeys (stone floor over basement). Symmetrical 2 window south-east-
front. Tall central wheelpit opening flanked by 2 identical 1 window fronts. Each
front has small basement opening and large opening above. Doorways into end walls.
Interior not inspected. Possibly there is machinery and millstones.
This mill is the first built of a group of 6 similar mill which survive the beautiful
Listing NGR: SW7504737484
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