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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.


List entry Number: 1140052



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


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Dobwalls and Trewidland

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Nov-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 61264

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10/63 Limekiln


Limekiln with water wheel to rear, disused, circa mid C19. Rubblestone with cut stone round arches to openings on front, north east and to sides on north west and south east. Flat top. Rectangular plan with East Looe River running to rear. Openings into 2 cylindrical chambers have deeply splayed reveals. Chamber openings blocked. Rubblestone dividing wall to rear appears later. Entrance on right. Partition for machinery including water wheel on rear. Remains of undershot water wheel and gear driving a winch which was used to haul waggons containing limestone and culm up a tramroad incline to the top of the limekiln. Winch, friction drive, remains of brake and part of wheel extinct. At time of inspection much overgrown. Sources; measured drawing of Moorswater limekiln by Martin Watts in National Monuments Record measured drawings collection.

Listing NGR: SX2358564150

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National Grid Reference: SX 23586 64150


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