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Latitude: 50.9447 / 50°56'41"N
Longitude: -3.3461 / 3°20'46"W
OS Eastings: 305525
OS Northings: 117008
OS Grid: ST055170
Mapcode National: GBR LQ.NS3X
Mapcode Global: FRA 36WM.26T
Entry Name: Limekilns at St 055 170
Listing Date: 17 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1106469
English Heritage Legacy ID: 95884
Location: Burlescombe, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16
District: Mid Devon
Civil Parish: Burlescombe
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Burlescombe St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
ST 01 NE
5/34 Limekilns at ST 055 170
Limekilns. Probably early C19. Stone rubble with brick kiln vats. Set of 3
limekilns built across a steep south-east facing slope. To left an oblong block
contains 2 kilns, both raked out from the front and at the right end another similar is set at a different angle. All have segmental-headed outer arches stepping down and inwards with 2 similar arches to the raking out holes through to the brick-lined vat. They could be loaded from the top of the hillslope.
This is one of a group of limekilns close to the Westleigh Quarry which still
Listing NGR: ST0552517007
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