LIMEKILNS AT ST 053 168

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1147628

Date first listed: 17-Mar-1988

Statutory Address: LIMEKILNS AT ST 053 168

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: LIMEKILNS AT ST 053 168

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

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon (District Authority)

Parish: Burlescombe

National Grid Reference: ST 05267 16787

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History

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Details

BURLESCOMBE WESTLEIGH ST 01 NE 5/33 Limekilns at ST 053 168 - - II Limekilns. Probably early C19. Stone rubble with brick dressings. Set of 3 limekilns built against a steep south-east facing slope. To right an oblong block projects forward and it contains 2 kilns each raked out from the sides. To left another is built into the hillslope and raked out from the front. All have tall arches with brick segmental heads and stepping down and inwards in a series of 3 similar arches to the blocked raking out hole through to a circular brick-lined vat. They could be loaded from the top of the slope. This is one of a group of limekilns close to the Westleigh Quarry which still produces limestone.

Listing NGR: ST0526716787

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 95883

Legacy System: LBS

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