TQ7352 : Oast House, Vicarage Lane

taken 6 years ago, near to East Farleigh, Kent, Great Britain

Oast House, Vicarage Lane
Oast House, Vicarage Lane
The Oast, Vicarage Lane
Three round kiln oast house. Flint stowage with slate roofs and kilns with red tiled roofs.
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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TQ7352, 48 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 27 November, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 1 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Housing, Dwellings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 7362 5275 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:14.8498N 0:29.1756E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 7360 5275
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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