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Limekiln at Sx 435685

A Grade II Listed Building in Calstock, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4963 / 50°29'46"N

Longitude: -4.2071 / 4°12'25"W

OS Eastings: 243553

OS Northings: 68599

OS Grid: SX435685

Mapcode National: GBR NS.L561

Mapcode Global: FRA 272R.8SB

Entry Name: Limekiln at Sx 435685

Listing Date: 19 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138352

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60816

Location: Calstock, Cornwall, PL18

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Calstock

Built-Up Area: Calstock

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Calstock

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 4268-4368
9/66 Limekiln at SX 435685
Limekilns. Early C19. Slatestone rubble.
Plan: Large rectangular plan limekiln, about 20 metres across, built into the bank at
the rear for top loading. Double well. Access to railway siding and to Calstock
Quay on the River Tamar. Attached at the right side is small 2-storey building which
may have been for the limeburner and for storage.
The kiln has 3 tall round arches to the front, with stone dressings and granite
keystones. Slate string course above. Left side has buttress and C20 window at 2
upper levels. To end right, the attached 2-storey building has at ground floor and
upper door, probably a loading door.
Interior: Not accessible.
Sources: Tamar Valley Project.

Listing NGR: SX4369968622

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

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