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Oast House About 30 Metres North of Beckets Place, Barming

Description: Oast House About 30 Metres North of Beckets Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174437

OS Grid Reference: TQ7321553710
OS Grid Coordinates: 573215, 153710
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2562, 0.4809

Location: Riverside Park, Barming, Kent ME16 9NE

Locality: Barming
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME16 9NE

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Listing Text

(South Side)
2/12 Oast House about 30
metres north of
Beckets Place
Oast house. Late C18 or early C19. Kilns roughly-coursed ragstone. Stone
rear wall to stowage; exposed posts to front with building-block infilling.
Plain tile roofs. Low rectangular stowage of 7 short "bays", with 2
circular kilns to north end. Dentilled red and grey brick eaves cornice to
kilns. Low eaves to stowage, and hipped roof to south end. Conical roofs
to kilns. 2 hipped dormers to stowage, each with a 4-paned light. Loading
door with rendered sides, rising from eaves, and with hipped roof over. One
small rectangular brick-dressed opening to north side of each kiln.
Interior: only partly inspected. Bevelled cross-beams with short straight
braces, to stowage.

Listing NGR: TQ7321553710

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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