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Limekilns at Petoe Quarry

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartington, Devon

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Latitude: 50.4341 / 50°26'2"N

Longitude: -3.7468 / 3°44'48"W

OS Eastings: 276039

OS Northings: 60820

OS Grid: SX760608

Mapcode National: GBR QJ.734Z

Mapcode Global: FRA 371X.23X

Entry Name: Limekilns at Petoe Quarry

Listing Date: 26 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1290564

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101079

Location: Dartington, South Hams, Devon, TQ9

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Dartington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dartington St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX76SE Limekilns at Petoe
1/164 Quarry


Limekilns. Early C19. Local stone rubble. Pair of adjoining limekilns,
rectangular on plan, built into bank in a quarry.
The front has 2 pointed arch kiln openings, each with corbelled vault
inside. between the two kiln openings at the front broad raking stone
buttress. The front and side walls are parapeted around the top which is
at higher ground level at rear to facilitate loading the kilns from above.
Vegetation including trees are now growing on the top of the kilns which
are picturesquely situated in Petoe Quarry, now disused.

Listing NGR: SX7603960820

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