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Description: Hop Kilns and Malthouse About 100 Yards South of Kyrewood House
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 150787
OS Grid Reference: SO6046667919
OS Grid Coordinates: 360466, 267919
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3080, -2.5813
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TENBURY CP KYREWOOD
SO 66 NW
3/96 Hop kilns and malthouse
about 100 yards south of
Hop kilns and malthouse. Mid-C18 and mid- to late C19. Brick with partly
hipped two-span slate roofs. Main part composed of two parallel ranges of
roughly five bays aligned north/south. Three square adjoining kilns at
south end of west range with additional parallel range at rear. Two levels.
Main west elevation: main part has a square window and a central blocked arch-
way with a cambered head on the ground floor. On the upper floor are eight
rectangular windows with cambered heads (pairs of windows in three central
bays and single windows in outer bays). There are three cowls on the roof
and at the north end of the ridge is a timber louvred lantern with a pyra-
midal roof and weathervane. The three kilns at the south end have steeply
pitched pyramidal roofs surmounted by louvred timber lanterns. Interior:
malting floor appears to survive at the northern end. Otherwise, interior
only partially inspected but likely to be of interest.
Listing NGR: SO6046667919
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Source: English Heritage
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