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LIME KILN

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: LIME KILN

List entry Number: 1137560

Location

LIME KILN, CANTON

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: St. Goran

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 15-Nov-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 71589

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST GORAN CANTON (south side), Gorran Haven SX 0041 0141 5/91 Lime Kiln - GV II

Lime kiln. Probably built in 1812, with few later alterations. Slatestone rubble with brick dressings. Plan: Large square plan lime kiln, with the front directly on to the beach and the slipway on to the beach running along the right side. The lime kiln is built into the bank at the rear, for loading to the kilns at the top. The top is filled in. Exterior: The front facing the beach is blind. The right side faces Canton, and has two round-arched openings with brick dressings and C20 plank door. The left side and rear have no openings. In 1812, John Pill leased a plot of land to Richard Nicholls for building a lime kiln and lime house. Sources: Hawkridge, C.: A History of Gorran.

Listing NGR: SX0130041561

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Hawkridge, C, A History of Gorran

National Grid Reference: SX0130041561

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