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Oasts and Oasthouse 50 Yards East of Lower Ensden Farmhouse, Chilham

Description: Oasts and Oasthouse 50 Yards East of Lower Ensden Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 181454

OS Grid Reference: TR0753755628
OS Grid Coordinates: 607537, 155628
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2620, 0.9733

Location: Lower Ensden Road, Chilham, Kent CT4 8BA

Locality: Chilham
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT4 8BA

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Listing Text

(east side), Old Wives Lees

1/5 Oasts and Oasthouse
50 yards east of
Lower Ensden Farmhouse


Two kilns and storage. Early C19. Chequered brick, slate
roof. 2 storeys and loft, with oversailing brick eaves cornice
to gambrel roof, and pyramidal oasts left and right, wooden
central cowls and winders. The right hand oast with ventilation
slats, the central gambrel roof with flat topped loft door
to right, and central gabled loft door and pulley. Regular
fenestration of 6 windows, metal glazing bar casements, the extreme
right on both floors blocked, and inserted C20 opening to right
on ground floor. 2 basement windows to right. Central sliding
board double doors.

Listing NGR: TR0743955699

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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