CALCINER WITH ATTACHED CHIMNEY TO SOUTH OF DRESSING PLANT AT KING EDWARD MINE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1159243
Date first listed:
12-Sep-1989
Statutory Address:
CALCINER WITH ATTACHED CHIMNEY TO SOUTH OF DRESSING PLANT AT KING EDWARD MINE

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Location

Statutory Address:
CALCINER WITH ATTACHED CHIMNEY TO SOUTH OF DRESSING PLANT AT KING EDWARD MINE

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

District:
Cornwall (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Camborne
National Grid Reference:
SW6639038878

Details

CAMBORNE SW 63 NE 8/10 Calciner with attached chimney to south of dressing plant at King Edward Mine

GV II*

Calciner, now store. Built by Camborne School of Mines in 1904; altered. Uncoursed granite rubble with quoins, slurried slate roof, brick chimney stack. Small rectangular plan on east-west axis, with chimney attached at west end. Single storey; deeply recessed window in south wall; hipped roof. Flue at ground level, wrapped round south west corner to arched opening in south side of chimney, under repair at time of survey (1988). Weather- boarded lean-to addition at east end. The item forms part of a uniquely complete set of turn-of-the-century tin mining buildings on this site. Reference: A.W.Brooks, op.cit.

Listing NGR: SW6639038878

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
66555
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

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

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 20 Oct 2003
Reference: IOE01/11560/09
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