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Oasthouse About 40 Metres West of Gatehouse Farmhouse, Marden

Description: Oasthouse About 40 Metres West of Gatehouse Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174759

OS Grid Reference: TQ7353645958
OS Grid Coordinates: 573536, 145958
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1865, 0.4818

Location: Hunton Road, Marden, Kent TN12 9SH

Locality: Marden
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN12 9SH

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Listing Text

(west side)

1/100 Oasthouse about
40 metres west of


Oasthouse. C19, with 1914 addition. Left kilns and ground floor of
stowage red and grey brick in Flemish bond, right kiln red brick.
First floor of stowage weatherboarded. Plain tile roofs. Rectangular
stowage with 2 circular kilns to left gable end and one rectangular
stowage of 1914 to right gable end. Stowage 2 storeys. Cogged brick
eaves cornices to left kilns, plain eaves band to right kiln. Half-
hipped roof to stowage. Conical roofs to left kilns, pyramidal to
right, all with cowls. Vents to base of left kilns, and small
rectangular light about half way up. Small two-light wooden casement
to left of centre of stowage, blocked light to right of centre, and
two-light ground floor window with segmental head. Boarded first-
floor door to left end of stowage, with evidence for external
staircase. Similar door to ground floor below. Sliding boarded
first-floor door to right end of stowage. Boarded door with
segmental head to right gable end wall of right kiln, with 1914
datestone above. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ7353445953

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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