CALCINER IMMEDIATELY NORTH OF THE STAMPS HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1328708

Date first listed: 31-Oct-1988

Statutory Address: CALCINER IMMEDIATELY NORTH OF THE STAMPS HOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address: CALCINER IMMEDIATELY NORTH OF THE STAMPS HOUSE

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

District: Cornwall (Unitary Authority)

Parish: St. Agnes

National Grid Reference: SW 69934 50084

Summary

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History

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Details

ST AGNES WHEAL COATES SW 75 SW 4/257 Calciner immediately north of The - Stamps House GV II

Arsenic calciner at Wheal Coates Mine, disused. Circa mid-late C19. Slate killas rubble. Timber lintels. Roofless. Gable ends surviving. Plan: Rectangular plan of 2 rooms on 2 levels. The higher side room has a complex of former furnaces. Exterior: Single storey. Walls survive to the original height, including the 3-gable ends. South (front) wall has window opening on the left, 2 furnace doorway low down on the right and a doorway midway above. Rear wall has 2 furnace doorways low down on the left and a doorway on the right. Left-hand gable end has window on the left. Right-hand gable end has doorway towards the left. Interior: has much of the structural remains of its original use including 4 unroofed furnace chambers in the right hand room. There is a niche in the left-hand wall of the other room. Source: Sharpe, Adam and Smith, John. Engine Houses in St Agnes Parish. (Cornwall Archaeological Unit survey for Carrick District Council.

Listing NGR: SW6993450084

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 63885

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Sharpe, A, Smith, J, Engine Houses in St Agnes Parish

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