TQ6723 : The Oast House, Batemans Lane, Burwash

near to Burwash, East Sussex, Great Britain

The Oast House, Batemans Lane, Burwash
The Oast House, Batemans Lane, Burwash
The Oast House, Batemans Lane
Single round kiln oast house. The kiln roof replaced with a double pitched roof.

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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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2007
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Date Taken
Friday, 6 April, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 20 May, 2012
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Housing, Dwellings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 670 235 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:59.2376N 0:22.7311E
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 670 236
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