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Engine House at Sj 866 568, Biddulph

Description: Engine House at Sj 866 568

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 275225

OS Grid Reference: SJ8671056819
OS Grid Coordinates: 386710, 356819
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1084, -2.2000

Location: Biddulph Road, Biddulph, Staffordshire ST7 3PU

Locality: Biddulph
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST7 3PU

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Listing Text

SJ 85 NE
7/20 Engine House at
- SJ 866 568

- II

Engine house serving coal mine (now disused). Early to mid-C19, with
C20 alterations. Rough chisel-dressed and squared, coursed rubble;
corrugated roof (that part remaining at time of resurvey, November
1984). 'L'-shaped plan of engine house and attached lower wing of stables
or workshops; winding house beyond, in foundations only. 2-storey,
3-window front; chamfered eaves course; round-arch, cast-iron casements
to both levels. Arched entry to south-east adjacent to single-storey
workshop and/or stabling; chamfered eaves bands; small round-arch
casements flank 2 arched entries (now blocked) towards centre; remains
of winding house to south-east end. Single-storey wing and winding
house directly face mine shaft, approximately 25m to north-east.
The earlier workings at Biddulph are situated on the hillside, later
mines moved into the valley.

Listing NGR: SJ8660056800

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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