THE COWLS THE OAST THE PRESS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1259681

Date first listed: 21-Dec-1973

Date of most recent amendment: 05-Dec-1996

Statutory Address: THE COWLS, MOOR STREET

Statutory Address: THE OAST, MOOR STREET

Statutory Address: THE PRESS, MOOR STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of THE COWLS
THE OAST
THE PRESS
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Location

Statutory Address: THE COWLS, MOOR STREET

Statutory Address: THE OAST, MOOR STREET

Statutory Address: THE PRESS, MOOR STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: Medway (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: TQ 83109 65566

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Details

GILLINGHAM

TQ86NW MOOR STREET, Rainham 686-1/8/116 (North side) 21/12/73 The Oast, The Cowls and The Press (Formerly Listed as: MOOR STREET, Rainham (North East side) Oasthouse to south-east of Moor Street House)

GV II

Oasthouses, now 3 houses. Mid C19, converted c1985. Brick with weatherboarded rear first floor, hipped slate roof and tiled oasts. PLAN: L-shaped, with round oasts to E and SE, and square plan oast to W end, and rear E press range. EXTERIOR: large square oast has battered buttresses flanking central openings to each side with C20 glazing. Rear range has overhanging, weatherboarded first floor with left-hand doorway. Inserted late C20 casements, timber cowls, the square oast has a wide W entrance with flanking buttresses. INTERIOR: not inspected but reported to have been extensively altered in conversion. Although converted, this is an externally complete and historically important reminder of the town's agrarian past.

Listing NGR: TQ8280465600

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 462665

Legacy System: LBS

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