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Lime Kiln About 480 Metres East of Dartington Hall, Dartington

Description: Lime Kiln About 480 Metres East of Dartington Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 101043

OS Grid Reference: SX8031062692
OS Grid Coordinates: 280310, 62692
Latitude/Longitude: 50.4518, -3.6873

Location: Dartington, Devon TQ9 6EL

Locality: Dartington
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ9 6EL

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Listing Text

DARTINGTON
SX86SW
2/130 DARTINGTON HALL
Lime Kiln about 480 metres
E of Dartington Hall

II

Disused lime kiln. Circa early C19. Local limestone rubble. Built into
bank with access at higher level at rear for loading. The front wall has a
convex bulge, low parapet and a pointed arch opening to the swallow with a
corbel stone at the apex. Inside the swallow is vaulted and the kiln
opening at the back has been broken open a little. The circular kiln is
open at the top and tapers towards the bottom, its internal walls are
calcified. At the front of the kiln a stone rubble wall forms a semi-
circular enclosure with an opening at the centre. Trees are growing on the
wall top and on the top of the kiln. Situated by a disused quarry.


Listing NGR: SX8031062692

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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