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Powder House at Combe Martin Silver Mine

A Grade II Listed Building in Combe Martin, Devon

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Latitude: 51.1993 / 51°11'57"N

Longitude: -4.0208 / 4°1'14"W

OS Eastings: 258907

OS Northings: 146400

OS Grid: SS589464

Mapcode National: GBR KS.4P79

Mapcode Global: VH4MD.836X

Entry Name: Powder House at Combe Martin Silver Mine

Listing Date: 23 January 2003

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1350386

English Heritage Legacy ID: 489955

Location: Combe Martin, North Devon, Devon, EX34

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Combe Martin

Built-Up Area: Combe Martin

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Combe Martin St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


1544/0/10010 BOWHAY LANE
23-JAN-03 Powder House at Combe Martin Silver Mine


Mine powder house. Built 1837. Stone rubble. Dry slate roof with gable ends.
PLAN: Small single-cell rectangular building with entrance at north end.
EXTERIOR: Single storey. Doorway on left of north gable end with timber lintel and plank door. Window at centre of west side with timber lintel and plank shutters.
INTERIOR: Limewashed walls; open to reconstructed roof structure.
Combe Martin Silver Mine is important historically as a documented Medieval mine.

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