PAIR OF LIME KILNS APPROXIMATELY 200 METRES TO EAST OF WATERSMEET HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1289347

Date first listed: 24-Nov-1988

Statutory Address: PAIR OF LIME KILNS APPROXIMATELY 200 METRES TO EAST OF WATERSMEET HOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address: PAIR OF LIME KILNS APPROXIMATELY 200 METRES TO EAST OF WATERSMEET HOUSE

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

County: Devon

District: North Devon (District Authority)

Parish: Brendon

National Park: EXMOOR

National Grid Reference: SS7465648632

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History

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Details

BRENDON ROCKFORD SS 74 NW 3/14 Pair of lime kilns approximately - 200 metres to east of Watersmeet House - II Pair of lime kilns, now disused. Probably late C18 or early C19. Coursed sandstone rubble. Pair of kilns on the south-east bank of the River East Lyn. Square kiln to south-west has tapered square opening with segmental stone arch to rear and large inverted cornical opening in top. Semi-corbelled openings, large cylindrical opening in top, and square stack to side. The kilns would probably have been supplied with limestone arriving from South dales by sea. Watersmeet House (q.v) is in Countisbury C.P.



Listing NGR: SS7465648632

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 397367

Legacy System: LBS

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