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Lime Kiln East of Kilna Quay at Sx 353 599

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Germans, Cornwall

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140572

English Heritage Legacy ID: 62056

Location: St. Germans, Cornwall, PL12

County: Cornwall

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

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Listing Text

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

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

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