History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Oasthouse to the North West of Bird in Eye Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Framfield, East Sussex

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9673 / 50°58'2"N

Longitude: 0.1119 / 0°6'42"E

OS Eastings: 548385

OS Northings: 120780

OS Grid: TQ483207

Mapcode National: GBR LQC.C2N

Mapcode Global: FRA C63K.CDH

Entry Name: Oasthouse to the North West of Bird in Eye Farmhouse

Listing Date: 31 December 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1028381

English Heritage Legacy ID: 296085

Location: Framfield, Wealden, East Sussex, TN22

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: Framfield

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Framfield St Thomas a Becket

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

Find accommodation in
Uckfield

Listing Text

FRAMFIELD BIRD IN EYE HILL
1.
5208
Uckfield
Oasthouse to the north-
west of Bird in Eye
Farmhouse
TQ 4820 43/860
II
2.
C19. Square stone building with slate roof and retaining its cowl. Inside,
a flue (still intact) winds round the walls of the kiln. Fresh air entering
at intakes near the floor was heated indirectly from the hot flue wall
before rising through the hop-drying floor. Said to be the only fresh
air oast surviving in Sussex. Listed for technical rarity.


Listing NGR: TQ4838520780

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.