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HER Number:MDV167
Name:Former Limekiln and Arch, Clovelly

Summary

19th century limekiln and archway on the foreshore at Clovelly

Location

Grid Reference:SS 318 248
Map Sheet:SS32SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishClovelly
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishCLOVELLY

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS32SW/3
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LIME KILN (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1958, Clovelly, 3 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV323082.

Former limekiln and archway on the foreshore at Clovelly.
Old limekiln and arch. Circa 19th century. On foreshore with a curving rubble wall to the front. To left a small low door opening with a wooden gate inserted 20th century, cambered head with brick dressings. Large opening to the right with pointed arch, paired 20th century wooden gates. The interior of the kiln is circular and lined in brick, open at the top. The inside of the left door opening with a brick-lined blow-hole opening. Other details: LBS No 91084.


Clarke, E. L., 1976, Lime Kiln (Worksheet). SDV16200.

Visited December 1976. Clovelly Kiln on the beach by the lifeboat station. In very good condition.


Nicholas Pearson Associates, 2001, Clovelly Park: Historic Landscape Survey and Restoration Plan (Report - non-specific). SDV5958.


Collings, A. G. + Weddell, P. J., 2004, Archaeological Assessment of Proposed Clovelly Sewage Treatment Works (Report - Assessment). SDV336055.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, No. 554 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

Kiln on beach at Clovelly by the lifeboat station. In very good condition. Property of Clovelly Estates.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV16200Worksheet: Clarke, E. L.. 1976. Lime Kiln. Worksheet + Digital.
SDV323082List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1958. Clovelly. Historic Houses Register. Unknown. 3.
SDV336055Report - Assessment: Collings, A. G. + Weddell, P. J.. 2004. Archaeological Assessment of Proposed Clovelly Sewage Treatment Works. Exeter Archaeology Report. 04.50. A4 Stapled + Digital.
SDV339712Report - Assessment: Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J.. 2007. The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report. Exeter Archaeology Report. 06.22 (rev.1). A4 Stapled + Digital. No. 554.
SDV5958Report - non-specific: Nicholas Pearson Associates. 2001. Clovelly Park: Historic Landscape Survey and Restoration Plan. Nicholas Pearson Associates Report. Unknown.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV2557 - Clovelly Park: Historic landscape survey & restoration plan

Date Last Edited:Nov 13 2015 10:24AM