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Halspill Lime Kiln

A Grade II Listed Building in Bideford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9911 / 50°59'28"N

Longitude: -4.1821 / 4°10'55"W

OS Eastings: 246954

OS Northings: 123568

OS Grid: SS469235

Mapcode National: GBR KK.KY31

Mapcode Global: FRA 264H.DJK

Plus Code: 9C2QXRR9+C5

Entry Name: Halspill Lime Kiln

Listing Date: 4 October 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171647

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91543

Location: Weare Giffard, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Weare Giffard

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Weare Giffard Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Halspill Lime Kiln


Lime kiln. Built for Lord Rolle, c. 1823-4. Coursed and roughly
dressed slatestone rubble. Kiln has brick semi-circular arches
over openings and earth ramp to first-floor level. One of a
group of lime kilns built along the river Torridge, part of a
project financed by Lord Rolle: the limestone was brought from
the Gower Peninsula and Caldy Island for use on local farms.

Listing NGR: SS4695423568

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