TQ6245 : Converted Oast house, Tudeley

near to Tudeley, Kent, Great Britain

Converted Oast house, Tudeley
Converted Oast house, Tudeley
Like many of the Oast houses in Kent, now a private residence.
Tudeley is a small village near Tonbridge in Kent.
It is the location of All Saints' church, the only church in the world that has all its windows in stained glass designed by Marc Chagall. Apart from the church there is an Indian restaurant and a couple of nearby Independent schools.
Church Farm Oast
Twin round kiln oast house.
Oast Houses
An Oast House is a building used to dry fresh hops before they are sent to the brewers, to be used for flavouring beer. A traditional Oast House consists of the 'oast' and the 'stowage'. The oast was a kiln, with a plenum chamber fired by charcoal at ground floor and the drying floor directly above. The steep pitched roof channelled the hot air through the hops to the top. The stowage, was the barn section, it had a cooling floor and press at first floor and storage area at ground floor. Read more LinkExternal link
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Sunday, 25 June, 2006   (more nearby)
Monday, 26 June, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 621 454 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:11.0908N 0:19.0819E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 620 454
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