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Limekiln on West Side of Wood Lane Approximately 100 Metres South of Junction with Yellaton Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Combe Martin, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1923 / 51°11'32"N

Longitude: -4.0122 / 4°0'43"W

OS Eastings: 259489

OS Northings: 145604

OS Grid: SS594456

Mapcode National: GBR KS.55DX

Mapcode Global: VH4MD.D9S9

Entry Name: Limekiln on West Side of Wood Lane Approximately 100 Metres South of Junction with Yellaton Lane

Listing Date: 9 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169115

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97061

Location: Combe Martin, North Devon, Devon, EX34

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Combe Martin

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Combe Martin St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

COMBE MARTIN WOOD LANE
SS 54 NE
1/85 Limekiln on west side of Wood Lane
- approximately 100 metres south of
junction with Yellaton Lane
- II
Limekiln C19. Unrendered stone rubble. Built into bank, virtually circular on
plan with circular well. 3 swallows, that to left with cambered stone arch of rough
stone voussoirs, that to front is smaller with straight-headed stone lintel and that
to right is corbelled. Stone rubble retaining walls extend from each side.
Combe Martin has the highest concentration of kilns in North Devon. They are ranged
in a line close to the limestone quarries, the belt running parallel to and south-
west of the long village street.


Listing NGR: SS5948945604

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