ENGINE HOUSE AT SW 442347, DING DONG MINE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1136718

Date first listed: 07-Sep-1988

Statutory Address: ENGINE HOUSE AT SW 442347, DING DONG MINE

Map

Ordnance survey map of ENGINE HOUSE AT SW 442347, DING DONG MINE
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1136718 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 22-Oct-2018 at 00:03:59.

Location

Statutory Address: ENGINE HOUSE AT SW 442347, DING DONG MINE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: Cornwall (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Madron

National Grid Reference: SW 44133 34812

Summary

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

MADRON SW 43 SW 6/80 Engine house at SW 442347, Ding - Dong Mine GV II Beam engine house. Circa mid-late C19. Dressed granite bob wall, otherwise granite rubble with granite dressings. Brick upper stage to chimney and round brick arches over principal doorways. Plan: rectangular engine house with clasping round chimney to the rear right hand corner. Adjoining the front (bob) wall are bearing walls for former winding machinery. Fittings, floors and roof removed. Exterior: 2 storeys over basement plinth. Tall round-headed doorway to bob wall; 2 openings to rear wall with round-headed opening to first floor; ground floor window opening in left-hand wall near the front and doorway opposite in the right hand wall. Echinus-moulded brick cornice to chimney. Part of upper stage fallen. This engine house at Ding Dong is one of the best known of Cornwall's C19 mining landmarks.

Listing NGR: SW4413334812

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 70425

Legacy System: LBS

End of official listing