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Granary and Oasthouse to the South-West of Sheerland Farmhouse, Pluckley

Description: Granary and Oasthouse to the South-West of Sheerland Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 181100

OS Grid Reference: TQ9335045456
OS Grid Coordinates: 593350, 145456
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1756, 0.7647

Location: Pluckley, Kent TN27 0PL

Locality: Pluckley
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN27 0PL

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Listing Text

Granary and oasthouses
to the south-west of
Sheerland Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
Granary and Oasthouses
14.2.67 at Sheerland)
TQ 9345 27/13C
Built by Sir Edward Cholmeley Dering, 8th Baronet (1807-1896), in 1838. This
is an imposing building. The granary in the centre of the east front is of
stone. Two storeys. Hipped slate roof. Six Dering windows. Four-centred
doorway in the centre of both floors. Four more similar doorways for carts
on the ground floor to the north. At the north and south ends of the granary
is a cylindrical oast and 3 more behind to the west. These are also of stone
with conical slate roofs. At the apex of each is a wooden cowl with a fantail,
on which is the figure of a black horse (tile crest of the Dering Family).

Listing NGR: TQ9335045456

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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