Sara's Foundry, Tolgus Place, Redruth - Cornwall (UA)

C19 and C20 iron foundry and engineering works, containing associated machinery. Buildings continue to deteriorate and are now in a very vulnerable condition. Discussions with Cornwall Council to identify an appropriate strategy to secure the building and prevent further deterioration have continued.

Sara's Foundry, Tolgus Place, Redruth - Cornwall (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: SARA's FOUNDRY, TOWN MILL
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1142573
  • Local Planning Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Site Type: Industrial > Metal industry site


  • Building Name: Sara's Foundry
  • Street Name: Tolgus Place
  • Unitary Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Parish: Redruth
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Camborne and Redruth
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: A
  • Ownership: Private
  • Designation: Listed Building grade II*, WHS