JANE PIT ENGINE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1144482
Date first listed:
13-Dec-1985
Statutory Address:
JANE PIT ENGINE HOUSE, MOSSBAY ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
JANE PIT ENGINE HOUSE, MOSSBAY ROAD

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

County:
Cumbria
District:
Allerdale (District Authority)
Parish:
Workington
National Grid Reference:
NX 99522 27779

Details

NX 92 NE WORKINGTON MOSSBAY ROAD (West side) Workington

5/55 Jane Pit Engine House

G.V. II

Engine house for disused Jane Pit. 1843 for the Curwen family. Hammer-dressed calciferous and pink sandstone, with battlemented parapet and bracketed cornice, on rectangular plinth. 3-storey, 2-bay oval tower with higher circular chimney to rear. Doorway and windows on various levels in weathered architraves, now all open and barred. Chimney has brick-arched stoke holes at base. Battlemented parapet below neck of chimney to match the engine house. Pumping of this pit was discontinued in 1875.

Listing NGR: NX9952227779

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
72278
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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