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Latitude: 50.9427 / 50°56'33"N
Longitude: -3.3497 / 3°20'59"W
OS Eastings: 305267
OS Northings: 116787
OS Grid: ST052167
Mapcode National: GBR LP.NZ22
Mapcode Global: FRA 36WM.6T8
Entry Name: Limekilns at St 053 168
Listing Date: 17 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1147628
English Heritage Legacy ID: 95883
Location: Burlescombe, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16
District: Mid Devon
Civil Parish: Burlescombe
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Burlescombe St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
ST 01 NE
5/33 Limekilns at ST 053 168
Limekilns. Probably early C19. Stone rubble with brick dressings. Set of 3
limekilns built against a steep south-east facing slope. To right an oblong block projects forward and it contains 2 kilns each raked out from the sides. To left another is built into the hillslope and raked out from the front. All have tall arches with brick segmental heads and stepping down and inwards in a series of 3 similar arches to the blocked raking out hole through to a circular brick-lined vat. They could be loaded from the top of the slope.
This is one of a group of limekilns close to the Westleigh Quarry which still
Listing NGR: ST0526716787
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