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Oast Circa 6.5 Yards North East of Fairbourne Mill, Harrietsham

Description: Oast Circa 6.5 Yards North East of Fairbourne Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173772

OS Grid Reference: TQ8656551777
OS Grid Coordinates: 586565, 151777
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2347, 0.6710

Location: Harrietsham, Kent ME17 1LQ

Locality: Harrietsham
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 1LQ

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Listing Text

TQ 85 SE (east side)

4/39 Oast circa 6 1/2 yards
north east of Fairbourne

Oast.C18 with C19 alterations. Timber framed, weatherboarded, on
red brick plinth. Plain tile roof. L-plan with kiln area
extending forward to right. Both sections half-hipped. Double doors
of single-storey height to left end of stowage and to gable end
of kiln section. Small boarded door above tie-beam of kiln section.
Interior: Exposed timbers. Remains of plaster work to walls
and rafters of first floor of kiln area. Double doors between
kiln and stowage on first floor. No clear bay divisions in kiln
area, and floor there missing. Roof probably altered in C19,
with ridge-piece. 2 pairs of principal rafers trenched for large
pegged collars just above wall-plate.Side purlins. Included for
group value.

Listing NGR: TQ8656551777

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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