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Limekiln Immediately North North East of Lower Kilngate, Dittisham

Description: Limekiln Immediately North North East of Lower Kilngate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 101171

OS Grid Reference: SX8760053496
OS Grid Coordinates: 287600, 53496
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3706, -3.5819

Location: Dittisham, Devon TQ6 0EA

Locality: Dittisham
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ6 0EA

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Listing Text

1/259 Limekiln immediately
north north east of
lower Kilngate


Limekiln. Probably late C18 or early C19. Local slate and probably
limestone rubble. Circular on plan set into the bank at the rear. At the
front there is a pointed arch opening (the swallow) corbelled inside with
the kiln stoking hole at the back. There is a low parapet around the top
which is level with the higher ground at the back for top loading. The
Limekiln is situated near the shore of the river Dart estuary.

Listing NGR: SX8760053496

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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