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Oasthouse About 50 Metres South West of Limes Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Hildenborough, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2244 / 51°13'27"N

Longitude: 0.2304 / 0°13'49"E

OS Eastings: 555845

OS Northings: 149612

OS Grid: TQ558496

Mapcode National: GBR MNR.534

Mapcode Global: VHHPZ.YH66

Plus Code: 9F3266FJ+Q5

Entry Name: Oasthouse About 50 Metres South West of Limes Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363187

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179588

Location: Hildenborough, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Hildenborough

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Hildenborough St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

Tagged with: Drying house

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5/154 Oasthouse about 50m south
- west of Limes Farmhouse

Oasthouse. Probably mid/late C19, late C20 repairs to the oast. Painted
brick, the stowage on a ragstone rubble plinth; peg-tile roof.

Plan: Sited north west and above Limes Farmhouse (q.v.), the stowage block
facing north. Rectangular stowage block, the cylindrical oast adjoining at
the south east corner.

Exterior: The stowage block has a gabled roof, a C20 stable door in the
centre, the loft door above has been partly converted to a window. The left
(east) return has 2 2-light C19 or C20 small-pane casements, one first floor
similar window on the right (west) return. The oast has a C20 stable door
with a glazed overlight. The conical oast roof has been repaired following
storm damage. There are plans to replace the missing cowl.

Interior: Access to the interior unobtainable at time of survey (1988).

A small-scale unconverted oasthouse. Group value with Limes Farmhouse and
farmbuildings in the farmyard.

Listing NGR: TQ5584549612

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