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Latitude: 51.8364 / 51°50'10"N
Longitude: -3.9723 / 3°58'20"W
OS Eastings: 264207
OS Northings: 217147
OS Grid: SN642171
Mapcode National: GBR DX.VFBG
Mapcode Global: VH4JB.33CK
Entry Name: Lime Kiln to rear of Llandyfan
Listing Date: 7 June 1989
Last Amended: 24 November 1998
Source ID: 11140
Building Class: Industrial
Location: Situated built into high bank to rear NE of barn behind Llandyfan, approached by footpath from Llandyfan church.
Community: Cyngor Bro Dyffryn Cennen
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
Large lime-kiln first referred to c1758.
Large rubble stone limekiln set into steep bank, the front broad, high and with curved angles. A single broad high arch to the front, robbed of original stone voussoirs, and within, set-back, is a double arch with pier between and curved back diminishing to two small kiln openings at ground level. The removal of trees, overgrowth and buildings below have revealed the crucible, partly infilled, and shown that the front wall has been undermined by previous levelling of the farmyard below.
A lime-kiln of early date, exceptional in the double recessed kiln eyes.
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