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Forge Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Elstead, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.1852 / 51°11'6"N

Longitude: -0.7041 / 0°42'14"W

OS Eastings: 490668

OS Northings: 143684

OS Grid: SU906436

Mapcode National: GBR DBM.NSD

Mapcode Global: VHDY9.RG4S

Plus Code: 9C3X57PW+39

Entry Name: Forge Cottage

Listing Date: 19 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044421

English Heritage Legacy ID: 291632

Location: Elstead, Waverley, Surrey, GU8

County: Surrey

District: Waverley

Civil Parish: Elstead

Built-Up Area: Elstead

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Elstead

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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SU 94 SW

Forge Cottage


Cottage. Mid C16 cottage of 2½ bays originally with smoke hood, outside chimney added c.1600 with L wing added to the front in late C18. Original range timber framed with some framing recently exposed on east elevation with ironstone infill and underbuilt in brick on ground floor. Gable end tile hung. Rear elevation roughcast. Tiled roof with end brick chimneystack. Front has gabled dormer with C20 PVC casement, one C19 casement and six panelled door, the top two panels glazed. Original small wooden casement recently uncovered near chimney on north elevation. Late C18 range is of painted brick with tiled roof.

Interior has open fireplace with wooden lintel and niche. Central chamfered spine beam with roll stop. First floor has exposed wall frame with diagonal braces and wattle and daub. Old floor boards. Sockets for diamond mullioned windows. C18 wing has two storey pine partition. Two panelled doors. C18 cellar with four semi-circular alcoves.

[DBRG report no 4208 1991]

Listing NGR: SU9066843684

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