TQ4751 : Toys Hill Farm Oast

taken 10 months ago, near to Toy's Hill, Kent, Great Britain

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Toys Hill Farm Oast
Toys Hill Farm Oast

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Toys Hill Farm Oast

Single round kiln oast house.

Grade II listed.

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 Link

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TQ4751, 103 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 27 January, 2021   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 25 November, 2021
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 4715 5147 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:14.6059N 0:6.4062E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 4712 5146
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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