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JANE PIT ENGINE HOUSE

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: JANE PIT ENGINE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1144482

Location

JANE PIT ENGINE HOUSE, MOSSBAY ROAD

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

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Workington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 13-Dec-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 72278

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List entry Description

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History

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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

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National Grid Reference: NX 99522 27779

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