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Latitude: 50.9488 / 50°56'55"N
Longitude: -3.3317 / 3°19'53"W
OS Eastings: 306549
OS Northings: 117439
OS Grid: ST065174
Mapcode National: GBR LQ.NHSX
Mapcode Global: FRA 36XL.MW4
Entry Name: Limekilns at St 066 174
Listing Date: 17 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1106470
English Heritage Legacy ID: 95888
Location: Burlescombe, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16
District: Mid Devon
Civil Parish: Burlescombe
Built-Up Area: Westleigh
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Burlescombe St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
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- Limekilns at ST 066 174
Limekilns. Probably early C19. Local stone rubble with some brick. Row of 3
adjacent limekins built across and into the front of a steep south-east facing
hillslope. All are raked out from the front. All have segmental-headed outer
arches to the raking out holes are blocked to the circular brick-lined kiln vats.
The right end kiln may be secondary since its front is set at a slightly different angle and, unlike the others, the vault of the raking chamber is brick.
This is one of a group of limekilns close to the Westleigh Quarry which still
Listing NGR: ST0654917439
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