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Latitude: 50.2042 / 50°12'14"N
Longitude: -5.2761 / 5°16'33"W
OS Eastings: 166319
OS Northings: 38929
OS Grid: SW663389
Mapcode National: GBR Z0.T93N
Mapcode Global: VH12Q.H4LB
Entry Name: Count House and Attached Smith's Shop at King Edward Mine
Listing Date: 12 September 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1142685
English Heritage Legacy ID: 66547
Location: Camborne, Cornwall, TR14
Civil Parish: Camborne
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Camborne and Tuckinghill
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 63 NE
8/2 Count House and attached
smith's shop at
King Edward Mine
Count house and attached smith's shop, now offices. Late C19, altered.
Pebble-dashed render probably on rubble, corrugated sheet roofs.
Rectangular plan with smith's shop attached at right-hand end of count
house. Two storeys, 2+2 bays, both elements symmetrical; the count house
has a central panelled door protected by an added lean-to porch, 2
windows at ground floor with altered glazing and 2 blocked windows above,
and a hipped roof without chimneys; attached at the left end is a lean-to
store. The smith's shop to the right, which is slightly lower, has a wide
central doorway, 2 windows on each floor with altered glazing, and a
hipped roof with a chimney to the right-hand side wall. Rear and interior
not of special interest. History: originally belonged to South Condurrow
Mine, acquired c.1897 by Camborne School of Mines, re-named King
Edward Mine in 1901, and now part of a uniquely complete set of mine
buildings at this site. Reference: A.W.Brooks "King Edward Mine, West
Cornwall, 1897-1921", Camborne School of Mines Journal, 198-.
Listing NGR: SW6631938929
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