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The Old Forge the Old Smithy

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Combe, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4948 / 51°29'41"N

Longitude: -2.22 / 2°13'11"W

OS Eastings: 384826

OS Northings: 177342

OS Grid: ST848773

Mapcode National: GBR 1QN.9JM

Mapcode Global: VH963.GPRF

Plus Code: 9C3VFQVJ+W2

Entry Name: The Old Forge the Old Smithy

Listing Date: 9 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022884

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317261

ID on this website: 101022884

Location: Upper Castle Combe, Wiltshire, SN14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Castle Combe

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Castle Combe

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

Tagged with: Smithy

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Castle Combe


ST 8477
6/170 The Old Smithy and No. 9
(The Old Forge)


Pair of cottages, late C17 or early C18, rubble stone with plain
tile roof, coped gables. Stacks to rear chimney gable ridge,
north end wall and north end wall of extension to No. 9. 2
storey, 4 window main range extended by one window range at north
end. Main range has one recessed ovolo-moulded 2-light window and
3 timber casements. Ground floor has 3-light ovolo-moulded window
with hoodmould and relieving arch over, door in flush stone
doorcase, 3-light recessed ovolo-moulded window with hoodmould,
door to No. 9 between buttresses and a timber casement to right.
End extension has timber casement window to each floor. Leaded
lights. South end wall has relieving arch over upper window.
Large fireplace with timber lintel to rear wall, cross passage with
smaller fireplace backing on in The Old Smithy.

Listing NGR: ST8482677342

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