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Bier House at Tr 001604, Ospringe

Description: Bier House at Tr 001604

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 August 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 176508

OS Grid Reference: TR0010360301
OS Grid Coordinates: 600103, 160301
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3066, 0.8695

Location: Water Lane, Ospringe, Kent ME13 8UA

Locality: Ospringe
Local Authority: Swale Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME13 8UA

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Listing Text

(east side)

2/102 Bier House
at TR 001604
3.8.72 (formerly listed under


Bier house or mortuary chapel. Mid C19. Flint and dressed stone
with plain tiled roof. One storey on plinth with kneelered
parapet gable. Re-used medieval slit light in gable over plank
and stud door in arched surround. The rear incorporates a
contemporary urinal and earth closet under a flat roof. Included
for rarity of type.

Listing NGR: TR0010460302

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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