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Former Oasthouse and Stabling of Chittenden House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hever, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2233 / 51°13'23"N

Longitude: 0.1198 / 0°7'11"E

OS Eastings: 548124

OS Northings: 149258

OS Grid: TQ481492

Mapcode National: GBR LM9.73K

Mapcode Global: VHHPY.1J62

Entry Name: Former Oasthouse and Stabling of Chittenden House

Listing Date: 23 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244197

English Heritage Legacy ID: 449056

Location: Hever, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN8

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Hever

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Four Elms St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TQ 44 NE EDENBRIDGE FOUR ELMS

49/2002 Former Oasthouse and
Stabling of
Chittenden House

GV II


Stabling with hayloft above and oasthouse attached. C18 range with oasthouse
added in early C19 and rear wall rebuilt in later C19. Built of ragstone, brick
and weatherboarding with tiled roof. Front has a base of ragstone with C18 brick
dressings and is weatherboarded above. 3 C19 louvred apertures to 1st floor.
Ground floor has 2 later casements and 2 stable doors. Rear elevation has
brick ground floor in English bond. Right side elevation has weatherboarded gable
with loading door and door holes. Left side elevation is completely of ragstone
to counter the prevailing wind. Attached oasthouse is a cylindrical brick structure
in Sussex bond with conical tiled roof but cowl and fantail missing at time of
survey. Interior has roof of 8 bays, Queen post with through purlins and ridge
piece to part only. C19 grain bins to 1st floor. Ground floor comprises 4 stalls
still retaining wooden stall partitions brick floor and wooden hooks. The
adjoining room was probably a tack room.


Listing NGR: TQ4444145504

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

Description

TQ 44 NE EDENBRIDGE FOUR ELMS

49/2002 Former Oasthouse and
Stabling of
Chittenden House

GV II


Stabling with hayloft above and oasthouse attached. C18 range with oasthouse
added in early C19 and rear wall rebuilt in later C19. Built of ragstone, brick
and weatherboarding with tiled roof. Front has a base of ragstone with C18 brick
dressings and is weatherboarded above. 3 C19 louvred apertures to 1st floor.
Ground floor has 2 later casements and 2 stable doors. Rear elevation has
brick ground floor in English bond. Right side elevation has weatherboarded gable
with loading door and door holes. Left side elevation is completely of ragstone
to counter the prevailing wind. Attached oasthouse is a cylindrical brick structure
in Sussex bond with conical tiled roof but cowl and fantail missing at time of
survey. Interior has roof of 8 bays, Queen post with through purlins and ridge
piece to part only. C19 grain bins to 1st floor. Ground floor comprises 4 stalls
still retaining wooden stall partitions brick floor and wooden hooks. The
adjoining room was probably a tack room.


Listing NGR: TQ4444145504

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