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Latitude: 50.4158 / 50°24'57"N
Longitude: -4.3189 / 4°19'7"W
OS Eastings: 235351
OS Northings: 59900
OS Grid: SX353599
Mapcode National: GBR NN.R0H7
Mapcode Global: FRA 17VY.F8K
Entry Name: Lime Kiln East of Kilna Quay at Sx 353 599
Listing Date: 9 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1140572
English Heritage Legacy ID: 62056
Location: St. Germans, Cornwall, PL12
Civil Parish: St. Germans
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Germans Group Parish
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX 35 NE
5/60 Lime kiln east of Kilna
Quay at SX 353 599
Limekiln. Circa late C18. Slatestone rubble with limestone quoins and brick
dressings to arches.
Plan: Rectangular plan limekiln, about 24 metres by 8 metres, built into the
bank at the rear for top loading.
2 tall round arches to front giving access to 2 vaulted chambers each with
kiln to right and left. The right end has a lower stone arch also leading to
vault for kiln. The right end is a later addition; the main pair of kilns
have limestone quoins to right and left; the addition to right has a curved
end wall. Between the 2 front arches, the footings are in limestone, giving
the effect of a plinth. Left side also has arched entrance to kiln.
Listing NGR: SX3535159900
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