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The Edgcumbe Arms with Attached Limekilns and Warehouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Callington, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4917 / 50°29'29"N

Longitude: -4.2237 / 4°13'25"W

OS Eastings: 242365

OS Northings: 68122

OS Grid: SX423681

Mapcode National: GBR NS.LDXJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 271R.N9Y

Plus Code: 9C2QFQRG+MG

Entry Name: The Edgcumbe Arms with Attached Limekilns and Warehouse

Listing Date: 19 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311769

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60840

Location: Calstock, Cornwall, PL12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Calstock

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Calstock

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 4268-4368
9/94 The Edgcumbe Arms, with attached
limekilns and warehouse
Inn, now teashop and offices, with attached limekilns and warehouse. Probably late
C18 - early C19, with few later alterations. The Edgcumbe Arms is in slatestone
rubble ; slate roof with ridge tiles and gable ends, gable end stacks with rubble
shafts. Limekilns in slatestone. rubble with stone dressings. Warehouse in
slatestone rubble with hipped slate roof with ridge tiles.
Plan: The Edgcumbe Arms is 2-room plan, each room heated from a gable end stack, and
with central entrance. The 2 bays to left, including doorway, are an addition of
circa mid C19, with rear wing to left heated by a gable end stack. Range of
limekilns attached at the right side, of 3 bays. To end right is the warehouse,
built into the bank, with entrances to front at ground floor, at upper level at the
right side and at higher level at the rear.
Exterior: The Edgcumbe Arms 3 storeys and 3 windows, nearly symmetrical front, with
all windows C20 casements, the central windows at first floor and second floors blind
and painted in. Ground floor central gabled porch, open-fronted, with bench to side
and plain inner door. Dripstone over 2 first floor windows to left, marking the
added bays. Ground floor 2 slate benches attached to the wall to right. Wrought
iron sign bracket at first floor to left. Left side has integral 3-storey service
wing, with 3-light and 2-light casement at ground floor, three 2-light casements at
first floor and second floor 2-light casement. At the rear there is a cast iron C20
external stair to an upper door.
Interior: Not inspected.
Limekilns 3 round arches to front with granite keystones. The limekiln is built into
the bank at the rear for top loading. Inside the arches are vaults with stoke holes
to rear.
Warehouse 4 storeys, ground floor has large door with cambered head and keystone,
first and second floors have single window with cambered arch and shutters ; 3rd
floor has single window with shutters. The right side is built into the bank, with
central external stair to door at first floor level, 2 single windows with shutters
to right and left. Second floor has central loading door, 2 single windows to left
and one to right. Same arrangement at third floor. The rear gable end has entrance
at second floor level, to door with flat arch.
Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX4236568122

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

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