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Lime Kiln 800 Metres West of Town Shields Farmhouse, Simonburn

Description: Lime Kiln 800 Metres West of Town Shields Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 240794

OS Grid Reference: NY8098171098
OS Grid Coordinates: 380981, 571098
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0340, -2.2991

Location: Simonburn, Northumberland NE47 6NW

Locality: Simonburn
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE47 6NW

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Listing Text

NY 87 SW 809711
(North side, off)
8/110 Lime kiln, 800
metres west of
Town Shields

Disused lime kiln. Early C19. Snecked sandstone with squared dressings.
Large 2-cell kiln built partly into bankside. Battered front and return walls
with squared quoins. Each cell has a tall pointed opening and 2 segmental-
arched pots on rear wall.

Listing NGR: NY8098171098

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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