History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

4 Lime Kilns in Wall Attached to Canal Embankment to Rear of Number 38 (Number 38 Not Included)

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnley, Lancashire

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 53.7894 / 53°47'21"N

Longitude: -2.2365 / 2°14'11"W

OS Eastings: 384517

OS Northings: 432587

OS Grid: SD845325

Mapcode National: GBR DSTM.LC

Mapcode Global: WHB83.M06T

Entry Name: 4 Lime Kilns in Wall Attached to Canal Embankment to Rear of Number 38 (Number 38 Not Included)

Listing Date: 29 September 1977

Last Amended: 19 November 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313399

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467249

Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB11

County: Lancashire

District: Burnley

Town: Burnley

Electoral Ward/Division: Bank Hall

Built-Up Area: Burnley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Burnley St Catherine

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

Find accommodation in

Listing Text


906-1/17/164 (North side)
29/09/77 4 lime kilns in wall att'd to canal
embankment to rear of No.38 (No.38
not inc)
(Formerly Listed as:
(North side)
British Waterways Builder's Yard
wall and pair of lime kilns at rear
of No.38)


Retaining wall to canal-side lime kilns, with 4 kiln furnaces.
Probably c1796-1800; altered. Wall of coursed sandstone
blocks. Canted projection from embankment, with one pair of
kiln furnaces in the front section and another pair in the
left side: low segmental arches with plain voussoirs, the base
of a triangular buttress to the left of each, and a one-course
band 5 courses above.

Listing NGR: SD8451732586

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.