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MILL AT SW75033747

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: MILL AT SW75033747

List entry Number: 1142060


MILL AT SW75033747

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


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Stithians

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Jun-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 66254

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3/268 Mill at SW75033747 -


Water mill for grinding gunpowder. Early C19. Built for the Kennal Vale Gunpowder Works. Dressed granite and granite rubble. Roofless. Plan: Rectangular plan mill with central cross wheel pit dividing 2 similar rectangular plan 2-storey blocks which originally had basements to house the gearing and millstones in the upper floors. Built into bank at the rear and originally powered by water from leat parallel to rear. Exterior: 2 storeys (stone floor over basement). Symmetrical 2 window 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.

Listing NGR: SW7502437482

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National Grid Reference: SW 75024 37482


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