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The Old Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Britford, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.0507 / 51°3'2"N

Longitude: -1.7725 / 1°46'20"W

OS Eastings: 416044

OS Northings: 127952

OS Grid: SU160279

Mapcode National: GBR 51N.2P4

Mapcode Global: FRA 765B.P9L

Plus Code: 9C3W362H+72

Entry Name: The Old Forge

Listing Date: 28 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1023801

English Heritage Legacy ID: 319429

Location: Britford, Wiltshire, SP5

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Britford

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Britford St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Tagged with: Smithy

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4/49 The Old Forge


Detached house. Early C18 with additions of late C19 and c1911.
Irregular Flemish bond, tiled roof with brick gable-end stacks. 2-
storey, 6-window front, with 1911 part to right. Door in gabled
porch to right with two 2-light cast-iron casements to right, to
left is one cast-iron casement, one wooden casement in blocked
segmental-headed doorway and one cast-iron casement. C18 part on
left has 3-brick plat band at first floor level. First floor has
three 2-light cast-iron casements to left with segmental headed
window in central gabled projection, early C20 part to right has
three 2-light cast-iron casements. Left return has wooden casement
with segmental head to ground and 2-light cast-iron casements to
first floor. Right return has gabled porch and two cast-iron
casements to ground and first floors. To rear right is outshut of
C19 and to left is 2 storey, 3-window range of 1911 with cast-iron
casements to both floors.
Interior not inspected, but R.C.H.M. recorded chamfered beams with
ogee stops and fireplace with timber chamfered lintel, in early C18
part of house. Chimney on north gable of C18 part (now central)
has datestone with SC/1723.
(Unpublished records of R.C.H.M. (England), Salisbury).

Listing NGR: SU1604427952

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