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Forge Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Harley, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6087 / 52°36'31"N

Longitude: -2.599 / 2°35'56"W

OS Eastings: 359536

OS Northings: 301382

OS Grid: SJ595013

Mapcode National: GBR BQ.8QW6

Mapcode Global: WH9DF.1PPG

Entry Name: Forge Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055252

English Heritage Legacy ID: 258836

Location: Harley, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Harley

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Harley

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SJ 50 SE
4/53 Forge Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Probably C17, cased in brick in early C19 with later
additions and alterations. Orange red brick probably concealing timber
frame, plain tile roof. Long central range with projecting gabled
wings to left and right. 2 storeys; 1:2:1 bays, windows all 3- and
4-light C20 casements, those to projecting wings and ground floor of
central range with segmental heads; entrance through half-glazed
door under late C19 gabled brick porch in angle between main range
and right wing; prominent red brick ridge stack to left of centre on
main range with external lateral stacks (left truncated) to projecting
wings. Single-storey mid-C19 gritstone kitchen range at right-angles
to rear on left. Interior: chamfered spine beam to main range with
straight-cut chamfer stops and heavy joists, right wing also has
chamfered spine beam with ogee chamfer stops to joists; left wing
has central slightly cambered collar and tie beam truss exposed
upstairs but the roof has been raised. Forge Farmhouse is a substantial
building occupying a prominent position in the village.

Listing NGR: SJ5953601382

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

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