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Former Engine House at St 1752 4009, Holford

Description: Former Engine House at St 1752 4009

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 265282

OS Grid Reference: ST1754340063
OS Grid Coordinates: 317543, 140063
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1539, -3.1804

Location: A39, Holford, Somerset TA5 1LE

Locality: Holford
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA5 1LE

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Listing Text

(east side)
6/205 Doddington

Former engine house at
ST 1752 4009

- II

Engine House. 1820. Rubblestone brought to course; roof removed. 2 stages,
the upper stage recessed. Timber lintels to openings. Gable has a wide
central entrance with round brick arch; above it a blocked opening to each
stage. A window opening to one side wall and a window and two altered doorways
to the other. The Engine House was erected in connection with a copper
mine at Doddington, Holford. The steam-raising plant is thought to have
been located in a less permanent lean-to structure adjoining the Engine
House. In state of dereliction at time of listing.

Men and Mining on the Quantocks, John R Hamilton, 1970

Listing NGR: ST1754340063

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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