MILL AT SW74903736


Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1142059

Date first listed: 17-Jun-1988

Statutory Address: MILL AT SW74903736


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Statutory Address: MILL AT SW74903736

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

District: Cornwall (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Stithians

National Grid Reference: SW 74904 37363


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2/265 Mill at SW74903736 -


Water mill for grinding gunpowder. Early-mid C19. Built for the Kennal Vale Gunpowder Works. Dressed granite and granite rabble. Roofless. Gable end on the left. Plan: Rectangular plan 2-storey blocks which originally had basements to house the gearing and with the millstones to the upper floors. Built into bank at rear and originally powered by water from leat parallel to rear. Exterior: 2 storeys (stone floor over basement). Symmetrical 2 window east-south- east front. Tall central wheelpit opening flanked by 2 identical 1 window fronts. Each front has small basement opening and large opening above. Doorways into end walls. Interior not inspected. Possibly there is machinery and millstones. This mill is one of a group of 6 similar mills which survive in the beautiful Kennal Valley. This mill is the only one with a gable end.

Listing NGR: SW7490437363


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Legacy System number: 66251

Legacy System: LBS

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