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Lime Kiln

A Grade II Listed Building in Hay-on-Wye, Powys

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Latitude: 52.0436 / 52°2'36"N

Longitude: -3.092 / 3°5'31"W

OS Eastings: 325202

OS Northings: 238918

OS Grid: SO252389

Mapcode National: GBR F2.FHMW

Mapcode Global: VH780.CW7R

Plus Code: 9C4R2WV5+C6

Entry Name: Lime Kiln

Listing Date: 20 June 1995

Last Amended: 20 June 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16124

Building Class: Industrial

Location: The former lime kiln stands close to the national boundary adjacent to the road on the outside of a bend.

County: Powys

Community: Llanigon

Community: Llanigon

Locality: New Forest

Built-Up Area: Hay-on-Wye

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

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The kiln is built into rising ground and dates probably from the 19th century. It has a frontage of coursed stone, with a segmental-arched eye. The square base of a chimney with circular interior survives on top.

Reasons for Listing

Though overgrown, this is a good local example of a C19 lime kiln in the area.

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