OLD LIMEKILNS 450 METRES SOUTH EAST OF REDSTEAD

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1304262

Date first listed: 01-Sep-1988

Statutory Address: OLD LIMEKILNS 450 METRES SOUTH EAST OF REDSTEAD, B1340

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Location

Statutory Address: OLD LIMEKILNS 450 METRES SOUTH EAST OF REDSTEAD, B1340

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

District: Northumberland (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Embleton

National Grid Reference: NU 21897 22687

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History

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Details

NU 22 SW NU 219227 EMBLETON B 1340 (East side, off)

3/56 Old limekilns 450 metres south-east of Redstead II

Pair of limekilns, early and later C19. Squared whinstone and limestone rubble with cut sandstone dressings; brick eyes and lining to square kiln pot. Plan: main kiln circular with added square kiln to south-east, both served by same charging ramp. Circular kiln has 3 semicircular drawing arches with raking buttresses between; central arch has inserted lower segmental head with rock- faced-and-margined voussoirs. Square kiln has segmental drawing arches and set-back raking buttresses at corners. All arches have small segmental-headed eyes. Circular pots.

Shown on the 1865 O.S. map as Christonbank Lime Works. Impressive and well preserved.



Listing NGR: NU2189722687

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 236946

Legacy System: LBS

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