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Foundry Workshop

A Grade II Listed Building in Wendron, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1555 / 50°9'19"N

Longitude: -5.2321 / 5°13'55"W

OS Eastings: 169221

OS Northings: 33379

OS Grid: SW692333

Mapcode National: GBR Z3.K8PL

Mapcode Global: VH12Y.8CB5

Entry Name: Foundry Workshop

Listing Date: 17 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162574

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66388

Location: Wendron, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Wendron

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Wendron

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 63 SE WENDRON PORKELLIS

4/398 Foundry workshop
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GV II


Former carpenter's workshop and blacksmith's shop built to serve local mines. Circa
early C19. Slurried rubble walls. Hipped scantle slate roof.
Plan: Rectangular plan built into the hillside at the entrance front with basement
under the rear.
Exterior: 2 storeys over basement. Symmetrical 3 window north entrance front with
wide central doorway. C19 ledged doors with right-hand door divided. Original 16-
pane hornless sashes to first floor opening, original 16-pane fixed light at ground
floor right and C20 window on the left. Right-hand 3 window (west front) has wide
opening to middle of basement with door and window and small window on the right.
Larger openings to ground and first floor. One original 12-pane sash at ground floor
left.
Interior: has its original floors and roof structure. There is a fireplace in the
rear wall.


Listing NGR: SW6922133379

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