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Wheel House and Donkey Wheel at Eggarton Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Godmersham, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2154 / 51°12'55"N

Longitude: 0.9748 / 0°58'29"E

OS Eastings: 607857

OS Northings: 150448

OS Grid: TR078504

Mapcode National: GBR SXD.M9N

Mapcode Global: VHKK9.VQ74

Entry Name: Wheel House and Donkey Wheel at Eggarton Manor

Listing Date: 27 November 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362786

English Heritage Legacy ID: 181546

Location: Godmersham, Ashford, Kent, CT4

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Civil Parish: Godmersham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(east side)

4/44 Wheel House and
Donkey Wheel at
27.11.57 Eggarton Manor


Wheelhouse. C17 and C18. Timber framed and clad in red brick
flint and weatherboard and part rebuilt in red brick. Plain
tile roof. One storey on plinth, with partial dogtooth cornice
to hipped roof with gablets. Interior: Donkey wheel. Original
shaft with wide chamfers and ogee stops; wheel spokes with thin
chamfers and run out stops. Shaft and wheel house structurally
interdependant and therefore contemporary. Roof with arched
braces, collars, clasped purlins,
diminishing principles and windbraces. (see Royal Commission on
Historic Monuments, Report, 1975, November).

Listing NGR: TR0754050619

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