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HER Number:MDV37322
Name:Wheal Fanny, Count House, Tree View

Summary

Site of the Count House at Wheal Fanny mine which was part of Devon Great Consols now known as Tree View or Harford House

Location

Grid Reference:SX 423 736
Map Sheet:SX47SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishGulworthy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTAVISTOCK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX47SW/504/4
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Goodridge, J. C., 1964, Devon Great Consols, a Study of Victorian Mining Enterprise, 240-241 (Article in Serial). SDV240773.

Many cottages were built for the miners at Devon Great Consols. 12 agents' houses and a school were also built.


Department of Environment, 1987, Gulworthy, 102 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV220874.

Tree View. Mine-captain's house, now house, c1850-60, with some late alterations. Mixed whitewashed rubble, slate roof with brick gable stacks. Two storeys and three windows, all 16 pane porch, wooden, has half-glazed door with six panes and margin glazing, plain pilasters to sides, six pane light with margin glazing to left and right side, cornice, inner four panelled door. Left return has single storey 20C glazed conservatory. Rear has single storey 20C addition along ground floor with corrugated iron roof and brick stack, first floor central ten pane light, possibly to stair. Interior not inspected.


Pye, A. R. + Dixon, T., 1989, The Arsenic Works at Devon Great Consols Mine, Tavistock, 108 (Article in Serial). SDV219136.


Dyer, M. J. + Manning, P. T., 1998, Objective 5B: Lower Tamar Valley Recreation and Land Management Iinitiative: Cultural Heritage Appraisal, 35 (Report - non-specific). SDV319814.


Buck, C., 2002, Devon Great Consols: Archaeological Assessment, 239+ Figs 11,15, 38 (Report - Assessment). SDV241758.

Wheal Fanny mine Count House now known as Tree View or Harford House. Other details: Site 393.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV219136Article in Serial: Pye, A. R. + Dixon, T.. 1989. The Arsenic Works at Devon Great Consols Mine, Tavistock. Proceedings of the Devon Archaeological Society. 47. Paperback Volume. 108.
SDV220874List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1987. Gulworthy. Historic Houses Register. Website. 102.
SDV240773Article in Serial: Goodridge, J. C.. 1964. Devon Great Consols, a Study of Victorian Mining Enterprise. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 96. 240-241.
SDV241758Report - Assessment: Buck, C.. 2002. Devon Great Consols: Archaeological Assessment. Cornwall Archaeological Unit Report. 2002R069. Digital + A4. 239+ Figs 11,15, 38.
SDV319814Report - non-specific: Dyer, M. J. + Manning, P. T.. 1998. Objective 5B: Lower Tamar Valley Recreation and Land Management Iinitiative: Cultural Heritage Appraisal. Exeter Archaeology Report. 98.60. A4 Stapled + Digital. 35.

Associated Monuments

MDV3862Part of: Devon Great Consolidated Mine, Gulworthy (Monument)
MDV3870Part of: Devon Great Consols, Wheal Fanny (Monument)
MDV37323Related to: WALL in the Parish of Gulworthy (Building)
MDV37321Related to: Wheal Fanny, Mine Captain's House, Woodland View (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV1328 - Objective 5B: Lower Tamar Valley Recreation and Land Management Initiative: Cultural Heritage Appraisal
  • EDV1329 - Devon Great Consols: Archaeological Assessment

Date Last Edited:May 4 2006 5:02PM