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Latitude: 54.0888 / 54°5'19"N
Longitude: -1.979 / 1°58'44"W
OS Eastings: 401469
OS Northings: 465877
OS Grid: SE014658
Mapcode National: GBR GPM5.B1
Mapcode Global: WHB6P.KHT9
Entry Name: Powder House
Listing Date: 23 March 1982
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1316844
English Heritage Legacy ID: 324777
Location: Grassington, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Grassington
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
GRASSINGTON OLD MOOR LANE
SL 06 NW
2/24 Powder House
Former powder store for Grassington Moor lead mines. Late C18-early C19.
Gritstone rubble, roofless at time of resurvey. A small square structure,
single storey, with remains of pyramid roof. Small square opening on north
side. Although said to have been the explosives store for the mines the
building may have been agricultural originally, the masonry being similar
to that at Yarnbury House (lst 2 bays) and Yarnbury Cottage (q.v.). Ruined
at time of resurvey, it is reported to have had a stone ball finial to the
roof. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SE0146965877
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