LIME KILN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1281854
Date first listed:
27-Nov-1984
Date of most recent amendment:
17-May-1993
Statutory Address:
LIME KILN, EASTON LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
LIME KILN, EASTON LANE

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

District:
Dorset (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Portland
National Grid Reference:
SY6904672727

Details

PORTLAND

SY67SE EASTON LANE, Easton 969-1/1/34 (East side) 27/11/84 Lime Kiln (Formerly Listed as: EASTON STREET No.2)

II

Lime kiln and attached outbuilding. C19. Coursed rubble, corrugated iron roof. A prominent half-cylindrical kiln built into the roadside bank, with a low single-storey lean-to range aross the front. The kiln rises c 4m from pavement level, and is c 3.5m wide, with flat plain front over an opening to large quoins, the hearth in a brick segmental vault filling an earlier opening. The back of the kiln is semi-circular, built into the slope, with plain stone-on-edge parapet wall. Attached lean-to is c 10m long and 1.75m high at front; wide trimmed opening to kiln front, and a door to left giving to room with stone sett floor. Although abandoned, and in poor condition, this is of historic interest as a substantial remaining kiln on the island.

Listing NGR: SY6907572440

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
381927
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 09 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/04605/21
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