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Old Forge Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Melford, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0732 / 52°4'23"N

Longitude: 0.7164 / 0°42'59"E

OS Eastings: 586264

OS Northings: 245127

OS Grid: TL862451

Mapcode National: GBR QGY.V8Y

Mapcode Global: VHKF3.C5L1

Entry Name: Old Forge Cottage

Listing Date: 23 March 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033635

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278300

Location: Long Melford, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Long Melford

Built-Up Area: Long Melford

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Long Melford Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TL 8645

Long Melford
Little St Mary's (East Side)
Old Forge Cottage


The cross wing of a medieval timber-framed and plastered hall house with
a small part of the hall block surviving on the south end. Altered in
the C16-C17. 2 storeys. The former cross wing is jettied on the front,
on curved brackets. The exposed timber-framing on the north side is of
C14 type and may have been part of an earlier building. 2 window range,
C20 casements with glazing bars on the upper storey and leaded lights
on the ground storey. There is a central doorway. Roof thatched. The
small part of the earlier hall block is tiled and the studding is exposed
on the upper storey.

Listing NGR: TL8626445127

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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