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Oasthouse to the North West of Bird in Eye Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Framfield, East Sussex

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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

Plus Code: 9F22X486+WP

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

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

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Listing Text

Oasthouse to the north-
west of Bird in Eye
TQ 4820 43/860
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.

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