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Lime Kiln

A Grade II Listed Building in Lerryn, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3835 / 50°23'0"N

Longitude: -4.6171 / 4°37'1"W

OS Eastings: 214037

OS Northings: 57011

OS Grid: SX140570

Mapcode National: GBR N7.T7TB

Mapcode Global: FRA 1861.51J

Entry Name: Lime Kiln

Listing Date: 20 June 1979

Last Amended: 30 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138164

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60626

Location: St. Veep, Cornwall, PL22

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Veep

Built-Up Area: Lerryn

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Veep

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 15 NW ST VEEP SCHOOL ROAD (south side), LERRYN

6/125 Lime Kiln (formerly listed as
Old Lime Kiln)
20/6/79
- II

Lime kiln, disused, circa early C19 and heightened circa mid C19. Rubblestone with
large quoins and cut stone round arches to openings on south west and north east.
Flat top. Rectangular plan. Built into side of steep slope to facilitate top
loading.
Openings on south west and north east have deeply splayed reveals, blocked to rear.
Elevation continued to north east (left) with half round arched opening affording
access to north east Kiln and to rubble stone shaft with brick lining within.
Stands on side of road about 100 metres from Lerryn Quay on south bank of River
Lerryn. Lerryn functioned as a port until the early C20.


Listing NGR: SX1403757011

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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