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Oasthouse About 50 Metres South West of Limes Farmhouse, Hildenborough

Description: Oasthouse About 50 Metres South West of Limes Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 179588

OS Grid Reference: TQ5584549612
OS Grid Coordinates: 555845, 149612
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2244, 0.2304

Location: Mill Lane, Hildenborough, Kent TN11 9LX

Locality: Hildenborough
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN11 9LX

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Listing Text

TQ 54 NE
5/154 Oasthouse about 50m south
- west of Limes Farmhouse

Oasthouse. Probably mid/late C19, late C20 repairs to the oast. Painted
brick, the stowage on a ragstone rubble plinth; peg-tile roof.

Plan: Sited north west and above Limes Farmhouse (q.v.), the stowage block
facing north. Rectangular stowage block, the cylindrical oast adjoining at
the south east corner.

Exterior: The stowage block has a gabled roof, a C20 stable door in the
centre, the loft door above has been partly converted to a window. The left
(east) return has 2 2-light C19 or C20 small-pane casements, one first floor
similar window on the right (west) return. The oast has a C20 stable door
with a glazed overlight. The conical oast roof has been repaired following
storm damage. There are plans to replace the missing cowl.

Interior: Access to the interior unobtainable at time of survey (1988).

A small-scale unconverted oasthouse. Group value with Limes Farmhouse and
farmbuildings in the farmyard.

Listing NGR: TQ5584549612

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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