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Remains of gypsum kiln at King's Mills, adjacent to south west end of The Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Donington, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.8427 / 52°50'33"N

Longitude: -1.3815 / 1°22'53"W

OS Eastings: 441759

OS Northings: 327424

OS Grid: SK417274

Mapcode National: GBR 7H8.RKJ

Mapcode Global: WHDH7.RTC2

Plus Code: 9C4WRJV9+3C

Entry Name: Remains of gypsum kiln at King's Mills, adjacent to south west end of The Cottages

Listing Date: 16 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074159

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358146

Location: Castle Donington, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, DE74

County: Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Castle Donington

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Castle Donington St Edward the King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Remains of gypsum kiln at King's Mills, adjacent to south west end of The Cottages

Remains of gypsum kiln. Early-mid C19, part demolished and now enclosed by later C19 walls, C20 roof and C20 garage door. Red brick wall with three fireholes tapering back into hillside to hidden flues that must run up cliff-face. Enclosed area in front of fireholes has cellar. Other walls are mostly of later C19 brick, the end adjacent to The Cottages with fragments of earlier dressed stone wall. This end also has C20 garage doors.

Listing NGR: SK41759 27424

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