Dry sand and green sand shop, Perran Foundry, Perran Wharf, Mylor - Cornwall (UA)

Early to mid C19 mould and casting buildings. This is the main furnace building, an impressive and intact structure. Urgent repairs carried out early 2005. Listed Building Consent and Planning Permission for repair and conversion granted 2008. The buildings have been reroofed but the consented scheme for reuse has not yet been implemented as of May 2018.

Dry sand and green sand shop, Perran Foundry, Perran Wharf, Mylor - Cornwall (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Dry Sand Shop and Green Sand Shop
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1141603
  • Local Planning Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Site Type: Industrial > Metal industry site

Location

  • Building Name: Dry sand and green sand shop
  • Locality: Perran Wharf
  • Unitary Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Parish: Mylor
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Truro and Falmouth
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: F - Repair scheme in progress and (where applicable) end use or user identified; or functionally redundant buildings with new use agreed but not yet implemented.
  • Previous Priority: F
  • Ownership: Commercial company
  • Designation: Listed Building grade II*, CA, WHS

Contact Details

Catherine Marlow 0117 975 0732

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England