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Limeburning Kilns Below Rear Garden of Limekiln House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lympstone, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6475 / 50°38'50"N

Longitude: -3.4322 / 3°25'55"W

OS Eastings: 298839

OS Northings: 84063

OS Grid: SX988840

Mapcode National: GBR P3.RW3P

Mapcode Global: FRA 37PC.BPT

Entry Name: Limeburning Kilns Below Rear Garden of Limekiln House

Listing Date: 30 June 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104201

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88547

Location: Lympstone, East Devon, Devon, EX8

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Lympstone

Built-Up Area: Lympstone

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Lympstone Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 98 SE LYMPSTONE STRAND (off), Lympstone

5/47 Limeburning kilns below rear
30.6.61 garden of Limekiln House


5 limeburning kilns set into a massive sea wall above the high water mark. Some
probably early C19. Sandstone, limestone and brick. All except that to the north
(which is entirely of brick, with a pointed arch) blocked; round-headed arches;
voussoirs variously of stone and brick.

Listing NGR: SX9883984063

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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