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Latitude: 52.6827 / 52°40'57"N
Longitude: -1.0607 / 1°3'38"W
OS Eastings: 463595
OS Northings: 309857
OS Grid: SK635098
Mapcode National: GBR FZ0.N6
Mapcode Global: WHFK9.PT3R
Entry Name: The Forge
Listing Date: 9 October 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1074502
English Heritage Legacy ID: 189475
Location: Barkby, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE7
Civil Parish: Barkby
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Barkby
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SK 60 NW
MAIN STREET (North Side)
Forge and other outbuildings. Mid C19. Brick with Welsh slate roof to forge,
Swithland slate to the rest of the range, which also has a cobble plinth.
A long single storeyed range, the forge to the left has a 3-light window with
cambered head, and double doors. Coped left-hand gable with stack. Roof of
long range slightly lower, and only a single doorway with timber lintel in
the front elevation.
Forms an important part of a group, and architecturally is in a style
characteristic of the Pochin Estate.
Listing NGR: SK6359509857
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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