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The Old Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Ightham, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2862 / 51°17'10"N

Longitude: 0.2839 / 0°17'2"E

OS Eastings: 559366

OS Northings: 156598

OS Grid: TQ593565

Mapcode National: GBR XH.XYS

Mapcode Global: VHHPM.VXZV

Entry Name: The Old Forge

Listing Date: 1 August 1952

Last Amended: 3 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071977

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357274

Location: Ightham, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN15

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Ightham

Built-Up Area: Ightham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Ightham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

5/17 (north side)

1.8.52 The Old Forge
(formerly listed under
Main Road)


Farmhouse. C16 hall-house, much altered. Part painted, part exposed red brick ground
floor with exposed timber-framing and plaster infilling on first floor. Plain tiled
roof with large ribbed side stack to left and ridge stack in centre. L-shaped with
hipped gable wing to left. Jettied eaves to the hip on exposed joists and brackets.
Two storeys; irregular fenestration of 4 casements on first floor to right and 2 on
ground floor, with one on each floor under gable. Door in brick and tile-hung lean-to
extension at extreme right, originally the forge.

Listing NGR: TQ5936456598

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

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