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Latitude: 51.2386 / 51°14'18"N
Longitude: 1.2075 / 1°12'26"E
OS Eastings: 623990
OS Northings: 153708
OS Grid: TR239537
Mapcode National: GBR W05.63S
Mapcode Global: VHLGW.W46C
Entry Name: Donkey Wheel About 15 Metres North of Ratling Court
Listing Date: 3 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1070303
English Heritage Legacy ID: 177867
Location: Aylesham, Dover, Kent, CT3
Civil Parish: Aylesham
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
TR 25 SW
2/6 Donkey wheel about
15 metres north of
Donkey wheel and housing. C18. Timber with thatched roof. The wheel with a
vertical shaft and drum with the upper and lower harness beams staggered and
joined by a timber harness. The central truss of the machinery also supports
the circular thatched housing with wall posts probably originally with
weather boarded sides. A timber framed and thatched open sided pentice runs
from the wheel house to the north wing of Ratling Court consisting of 3 bays
with brick and cobbled floor, clasped purlin roof and with various hooks and
wooden wall frames for certain bucolic practices.
Listing NGR: TR2399053708
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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