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A Grade II Listed Building in Allerston, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.2365 / 54°14'11"N

Longitude: -0.6456 / 0°38'44"W

OS Eastings: 488373

OS Northings: 483157

OS Grid: SE883831

Mapcode National: GBR RMYG.03

Mapcode Global: WHGC3.1SV3

Plus Code: 9C6X69P3+HQ

Entry Name: Limekilns

Listing Date: 5 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206153

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329622

Location: Allerston, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO18

County: North Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Allerston

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Allerston St John

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 88 SE
(north side,off)
10/3 Limekilns
- II
Bank of four limekilns. c1800. For Sir George Osbaldeston. Dressed
limestone with herringbone-tooled dressings; squared limestone platform.
Interior lined with red brick with cream brick flues. Wall approximately 10
metres high, built against a natural bank, contains openings to four
limekilns. Round-arched openings of raised voussoirs with raised impost
band; raised band above; and coped parapet to top. Wall below raised band
is battered, flat above. Interior: tunnel-vaulted kilns with segment-arched
flues to rear in surround of voussoirs and quoins. An impressive example of
well-preserved limekilns.

Listing NGR: SE8836883163

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

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