Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1137560

Date first listed: 15-Nov-1988

Statutory Address: LIME KILN, CANTON


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Statutory Address: LIME KILN, CANTON

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

District: Cornwall (Unitary Authority)

Parish: St. Goran

National Grid Reference: SX0130041561


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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


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Legacy System number: 71589

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Books and journals
Hawkridge, C, A History of Gorran

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