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Pair of Limekilns About 300 Metres South-West of Chercombe Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Ogwell, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5257 / 50°31'32"N

Longitude: -3.6492 / 3°38'57"W

OS Eastings: 283194

OS Northings: 70845

OS Grid: SX831708

Mapcode National: GBR QN.TB50

Mapcode Global: FRA 377N.XVM

Plus Code: 9C2RG9G2+78

Entry Name: Pair of Limekilns About 300 Metres South-West of Chercombe Bridge

Listing Date: 15 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334472

English Heritage Legacy ID: 84281

Location: Ogwell, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ12

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Ogwell

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ogwell St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Description

SX 87 SW OGWELL

2/5 Pair of Limekilns
- About 300 metres south-west of
Chercombe Bridge
- II

Pair of disused limekilns heavily overgrown with trees and creeper, on the east
side of the road from Chercombe Bridge. Late C18 or early C19. Stone with brick
detail. Cylindrical, the larger kiln to north with openings on north and south
sides, the smaller kiln to south with a single opening on West. The openings in
the northern kiln are shaped like an inverted U with splayed feet, the apexes of
the arches being of brick. Chambers inside the openings have corbelled stone
vaults, while the small apertures into the central pit have segmental brick arches.
The northern opening has in its west wall a small square recess about one metre
from the ground. The southern kiln differs in having an opening with a segmental
brick arch. A large hole has been knocked in the rear wall of the chamber, through
into the pit.


Listing NGR: SX8319470845

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