Fan House and Chimney at the Former New Hawne Colliery - Dudley

Single storey coal pit fan house built in 1865 in red bricks with white bricks dressings and a slate roof. The fan house is a rare survival of a building containing a Guibal fan and is unique because it provides the earliest surviving example of large-scale induced ventilation applied to a Black Country colliery. The Winding Engine House (List Entry No. 1063765) and grade II Office, Workshop, and Store Blocks (List |Entry No. 1359614), which together form the New Hawne Colliery complex. All in poor condition.

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Fan House and Chimney at the Former New Hawne Colliery
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1063766
    Local Planning Authority:
    Dudley
    Site Type:
    Commercial

Location

    Building Name:
    Fan House and Chimney at the Former New Hawne Colliery
    County:
    West Midlands
    District / Borough:
    Dudley
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Halesowen and Rowley Regis
    Region:
    Midlands

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Very bad
    Occupancy / Use:
    Vacant/not in use
    Priority:
    A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
    Ownership:
    Commercial company, multiple owners

Contact Details

Cristina Gardiner 0121 625 6850