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COUNT HOUSE AND ATTACHED SMITH'S SHOP AT KING EDWARD MINE

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: COUNT HOUSE AND ATTACHED SMITH'S SHOP AT KING EDWARD MINE

List entry Number: 1142685

Location

COUNT HOUSE AND ATTACHED SMITH'S SHOP AT KING EDWARD MINE

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Camborne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 12-Sep-1989

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 66547

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

CAMBORNE SW 63 NE 8/2 Count House and attached smith's shop at King Edward Mine

GV II* Count house and attached smith's shop, now offices. Late C19, altered. Pebble-dashed render probably on rubble, corrugated sheet roofs. Rectangular plan with smith's shop attached at right-hand end of count house. Two storeys, 2+2 bays, both elements symmetrical; the count house has a central panelled door protected by an added lean-to porch, 2 windows at ground floor with altered glazing and 2 blocked windows above, and a hipped roof without chimneys; attached at the left end is a lean-to store. The smith's shop to the right, which is slightly lower, has a wide central doorway, 2 windows on each floor with altered glazing, and a hipped roof with a chimney to the right-hand side wall. Rear and interior not of special interest. History: originally belonged to South Condurrow Mine, acquired c.1897 by Camborne School of Mines, re-named King Edward Mine in 1901, and now part of a uniquely complete set of mine buildings at this site. Reference: A.W.Brooks "King Edward Mine, West Cornwall, 1897-1921", Camborne School of Mines Journal, 198-.

Listing NGR: SW6631938929

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Camborne School of Mines Journal' in Camborne School of Mines Journal, ()

National Grid Reference: SW 66319 38929

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