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Limekiln at Ngr Ss 8005 4954 and Raised Platform Fronting Site

A Grade II Listed Building in Oare, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2323 / 51°13'56"N

Longitude: -3.7195 / 3°43'10"W

OS Eastings: 280046

OS Northings: 149533

OS Grid: SS800495

Mapcode National: GBR L6.2MJQ

Mapcode Global: VH5JT.H904

Entry Name: Limekiln at Ngr Ss 8005 4954 and Raised Platform Fronting Site

Listing Date: 2 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173368

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265447

Location: Oare, West Somerset, Somerset, EX35

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Oare

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


2/34 Limekiln at MGR SS 8005 4954 and
raised platform fronting site

Double limekiln and raised platform. Mid C19. Local stone random rubble. Plan: double kiln, curved bays set back toback with central flue, curved low wall on west side, east side ground presumably raked up, behind dense vegetation at
time of survey (October 1984), with monopitch stone roof and curved rear wall forming dog-leg entrance to left hand kiln; the whole fronted by retaining wall about 40 m in length. Flue unblocked. A fine example of a double limekiln and
the whole in relatively good condition. Ruins of the boathouse and coachouse adjoining (not included). Part of the Glenthorne estate.

Listing NGR: SS8004649533

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