TQ6531 : Foxhole Barn Oast, Foxhole Lane, Wadhurst

near to Cousley Wood, East Sussex, Great Britain

Foxhole Barn Oast, Foxhole Lane, Wadhurst
Foxhole Barn Oast, Foxhole Lane, Wadhurst
Foxhole Farm Oast
Three 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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2012
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Date Taken
Friday, 11 May, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 11 May, 2012
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Housing, Dwellings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 652 318 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:3.7267N 0:21.4282E
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 655 313
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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