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Lime Kiln at Sx 425 523

A Grade II Listed Building in Millbrook, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.349 / 50°20'56"N

Longitude: -4.2139 / 4°12'49"W

OS Eastings: 242587

OS Northings: 52246

OS Grid: SX425522

Mapcode National: GBR NS.WHF5

Mapcode Global: FRA 2823.S56

Entry Name: Lime Kiln at Sx 425 523

Listing Date: 26 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140603

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61922

Location: Millbrook, Cornwall, PL10

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Millbrook

Built-Up Area: Millbrook

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Millbrook

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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6/268 Lime Kiln at SX 425 523


Limekiln. C18. Slatestone rubble with granite lintels and supports to fire door
openings. Rectangular kiln about 28 feet square and about 15 feet high, built into bank. Walls have slight batter. Single kilin; access arches with semicircular heads on east and west side. A lean-to shed has been added to the east wall. The roof line and sockets indicate the former existence of a similar shed on the west side.
(Sources: Gaskill Brown, C: (ed.). A Guide to the Industrial Archaeology of Plymouth 1980. Robertson, R. and Gilbert, G.: Aspects of Domestic Archaeology of Cornwall 1979)

Listing NGR: SX4258752246

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