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Oasthouse About 30 Metres North East of Hale Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Horsmonden, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1282 / 51°7'41"N

Longitude: 0.4084 / 0°24'30"E

OS Eastings: 568617

OS Northings: 139306

OS Grid: TQ686393

Mapcode National: GBR NRH.826

Mapcode Global: VHJMY.1W7Z

Entry Name: Oasthouse About 30 Metres North East of Hale Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 October 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084543

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169927

Location: Horsmonden, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN12

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Parish: Horsmonden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Horsmonden St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

Listing Text

HORSMONDEN MARLE PLACE ROAD
TQ 63 NE
(south side)
3/91 Oasthouse about 30 metres
north east of Hale
Farmhouse
GV II

Oasthouse, incorporating former domestic building. C16 or earlier, altered and
extended C18 and early C19. Timber framed stowage clad with red brick on ground
floor and weather boarding on first floor. Red brick roundels. Plain tiled roofs. Two
storey stowage with roof hipped to right and gabled to left and with 3 skylights.
Six shuttered window openings on first floor and wooden casement to right and 2
French doors on ground floor. Left return with boarded attic loft door with hoist
and pulley over, boarded first floor loft door and 2 carriage openings on ground
floor. Four roundels to rear with cowls intact. Interior: fine clasped purlin roof
with diminished principals and wind braces, of 6 bays, that to centre right of
double width. The wall to the roundels contains a jetty to first floor supported on
inserted posts and on moulded bracket which appears domestic in origin. Preliminary
work for conversion reportedly uncovered traces of probable domestic building below
the right hand roundels. Being prepared for conversion to domestic use at time of
survey.


Listing NGR: TQ6861739306

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