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Donkey Wheel House 70 Yards to the South of Court Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Wrotham, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3094 / 51°18'33"N

Longitude: 0.31 / 0°18'35"E

OS Eastings: 561102

OS Northings: 159233

OS Grid: TQ611592

Mapcode National: GBR Y9.BTY

Mapcode Global: VHHPN.BC71

Entry Name: Donkey Wheel House 70 Yards to the South of Court Lodge

Listing Date: 30 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264585

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427493

Location: Wrotham, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN15

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Wrotham

Built-Up Area: Wrotham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Wrotham St George

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TQ6059-6159 WROTHAM C.P. OLD LONDON ROAD
7/8 (west side)

Donkey-Wheel House
70 yards to the south
of Court Lodge
GV
II

Donkey-wheel house and water-tower, known as the 'Round House'. Mid C19. Red
brick, octagonal pitched slate roof. Octagonal in plan. 2½ storeys. Round windows
in north-east, north-west, south-east and south-west sides, sashes in four other
sides. Shallow louvres in all sides under eaves. Door with gauged arched head in
south side. Open tank with brick abuttment wall on north side, with pipe leading to
tank under roof of building. Interior: Cogged horizontal wheel with attached
harness surviving as well as full pumping machinery to well below. Water tank in
roof.


Listing NGR: TQ6110159232

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

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