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Latitude: 51.2586 / 51°15'31"N
Longitude: 0.2956 / 0°17'44"E
OS Eastings: 560277
OS Northings: 153553
OS Grid: TQ602535
Mapcode National: GBR MNG.3JL
Mapcode Global: VHHPV.2MMH
Entry Name: The Forge Restaurant
Listing Date: 1 August 1952
Last Amended: 3 May 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1072710
English Heritage Legacy ID: 357377
Location: Plaxtol, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN15
District: Tonbridge and Malling
Civil Parish: Plaxtol
Built-Up Area: Plaxtol
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Plaxtol
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
TQ 6053 PLAXTOL THE STREET
6/22 (north side)
1.8.52 The Forge Restaurant
(formerly listed as
Old Forge House)
Farmhouse now restaurant. Late C16 farmhouse, with C19 wing to left, formerly the
village forge. Red and grey brick. Underbuilt ground floor, tile-hung first floor.
Plain tiled roof, with end stack to east and centre stack off-ridge to front. Two
storeys; 3 window front, modern diamond lattice casements. Boarded and ribbed door to
right with C18 flat hood on barckets. Lean-to extension to right. C19 wing to left,
projecting to south, Painted brick with plain tiled roof and catslide to west. Two
storeys; one window in south end, diamond lattice casements. Entrance and large open
bay to right on east return side with weatherboarding above bay. Interior. Two
original forges inside house adjacent to C19 wing. One stop-chamfered fireplace
bressumer with salthole. Also cobbled pavement in front of left-hand part of house.
Listing NGR: TQ6029653540
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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