LIMEKILNS AT ST 057 171

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1147632

Date first listed: 17-Mar-1988

Statutory Address: LIMEKILNS AT ST 057 171

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: LIMEKILNS AT ST 057 171

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 05674 17072

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History

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Details

BURLESCOMBE WESTLEIGH ST 01 NE 5/35 Limekilns at ST 057 171 - - II Limekilns. Probably early C19. Stone rubble with brick dressings. Set of 3 limekilns built against a steep south-east facing hillslope. To right an oblong block projects forward and it contains 2 kilns each raked out from the sides. To left is another built into the hillslope and it is raked out from the front. All have tall outer arches with brick segmental arch and it steps down and inwards in a series of 3 similar arches to the raking out hole through to a circular brick kiln 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: ST0567417072

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 95885

Legacy System: LBS

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