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Powderhouse, 120 Metres East in Field (At 6851 5523), Radstock

Description: Powderhouse, 120 Metres East in Field (At 6851 5523)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 31998

OS Grid Reference: ST6850655267
OS Grid Coordinates: 368506, 155267
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2957, -2.4531

Location: 23 Coombend, Norton-Radstock, Bath and North East Somerset BA3 3AS

Locality: Radstock
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 3AS

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Listing Text



(east side,off)
Powderhouse, 120m
east in field (at 6851 5523)
Powderhouse, Circa 1870. Rubble, brick, stone slabs, bitumen, concrete,
steel. 3 metre by 2 metre rectangle divided into 2 cells. A simple gabled
building, all rubble walls, plain opening in east gable has riveted steel
door and frame, triple skin roof of stone slabs, then thick bitumen, then
concrete. Interior: brick lined and vaulted, inset timber plates to fix
timber lining which has now gone, cross wall with plain opening, sleeper
walls but floor missing. East end faces inclined plane which ran down to
Coombe End and Middle Pit Radstock for which the powderhouse was built.

Listing NGR: ST6850655267

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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