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Polands Barn and Oast

A Grade II Listed Building in Hever, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2119 / 51°12'42"N

Longitude: 0.0925 / 0°5'32"E

OS Eastings: 546251

OS Northings: 147935

OS Grid: TQ462479

Mapcode National: GBR LM8.S8R

Mapcode Global: VHHPX.KS7T

Entry Name: Polands Barn and Oast

Listing Date: 27 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244217

English Heritage Legacy ID: 449125

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 44NE EDENBRIDGE FOUR ELMS ROAD

49/381 Polands Barn & Oast

II


Barn with attached oast, now restaurant and shop. Early C17 barn
with C19 oast Barn is 4 bays timberframed, the exterior weatherboarded
on part brick base with thatched roof. Some inserted windows. Left
side has late C18 or early C19 former cow byre (now restaurant,)
weatherboarded and concealing some old weatherboarding to barn.Right
side end has attached mid C19 circular oast in red brick header bond
with some vitrified headers. Conical tiled roof and wooden cowl with
fantail missing at time of survey. Interior of barn has gunstock jowled
posts, midrail and curved tension braces. Roof has angled queen struts
with diminishing rafters without ridgepiece and through purlins. Curved
windbraces, not all present.


Listing NGR: TQ4424246974

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

Description

TQ 44NE EDENBRIDGE FOUR ELMS ROAD

49/381 Polands Barn & Oast

II


Barn with attached oast, now restaurant and shop. Early C17 barn
with C19 oast Barn is 4 bays timberframed, the exterior weatherboarded
on part brick base with thatched roof. Some inserted windows. Left
side has late C18 or early C19 former cow byre (now restaurant,)
weatherboarded and concealing some old weatherboarding to barn.Right
side end has attached mid C19 circular oast in red brick header bond
with some vitrified headers. Conical tiled roof and wooden cowl with
fantail missing at time of survey. Interior of barn has gunstock jowled
posts, midrail and curved tension braces. Roof has angled queen struts
with diminishing rafters without ridgepiece and through purlins. Curved
windbraces, not all present.


Listing NGR: TQ4424246974

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