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Oast House at Beech Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Marden, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1608 / 51°9'38"N

Longitude: 0.4756 / 0°28'32"E

OS Eastings: 573202

OS Northings: 143082

OS Grid: TQ732430

Mapcode National: GBR PSJ.132

Mapcode Global: VHJMZ.629Z

Entry Name: Oast House at Beech Farm

Listing Date: 17 September 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262042

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174800

Location: Marden, Maidstone, Kent, TN12

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Marden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-

TQ 74 SW MARDEN -

3/10001 Oast House
at Beech Farm

- II

Oast house. Brick on stowage dated 1808, lean to addition of
c1940. Comprises 3 oblong kilns in an L shape of red brick with
grey headers, moulded eaves cornice, hipped tiled roof with cowls
and fantails. The attached stowage is of red brick with grey
headers and hipped old tiled roof. 2 storeys. 2 parallel ranges.
One 6-pane pivoting sash to each side. 1st floor entrance
approached up wooden ladder. Brick lean to of 1 bay added c1940.
Interior retains drying floors to kilns and plastered insides.
Roof has through purlins, collar purlins and ridgepiece. Record
of produce on the walls from 1889-1981. Fixed agricultural
machinery by W Weeks and Son of Maidstone. Ground floor has
cambered arches and brick floor. C20 corrugated iron barn
attached to south is not of special architectural of historic
interest.


Listing NGR: TQ7470844884

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