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Limekiln at Sx 422 648

A Grade II Listed Building in Landulph, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4619 / 50°27'42"N

Longitude: -4.2235 / 4°13'24"W

OS Eastings: 242278

OS Northings: 64809

OS Grid: SX422648

Mapcode National: GBR NS.N6Z1

Mapcode Global: FRA 271T.VTD

Entry Name: Limekiln at Sx 422 648

Listing Date: 19 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140182

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60901

Location: Landulph, Cornwall, PL12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Landulph

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Landulph

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 46 SW
6/154 Limekiln at SX 422 648
Limekiln. Probably late C18. Slatestone and Devon limestone rubble.
Plan: Rectangular limekiln with arched opening to each side, built into the bank at the rear for top loading.
Exterior: Each side has a round-arched splayed opening with a stoke-hole to the rear; at the left side there are courses of Devon limestone banding. The roof has a circular opening for loading the kiln; filled with earth. The limekiln is about 7 metres long and about 4 metres deep. The limekiln is by a small beach on the Tamar estuary; lime would have been brought by water transport.

Listing NGR: SX4227864809

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

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