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The Old Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Longborough, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9627 / 51°57'45"N

Longitude: -1.741 / 1°44'27"W

OS Eastings: 417889

OS Northings: 229385

OS Grid: SP178293

Mapcode National: GBR 4PG.YFP

Mapcode Global: VHB1H.RXYS

Entry Name: The Old Forge

Listing Date: 25 August 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1089768

English Heritage Legacy ID: 130258

Location: Longborough, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL56

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Longborough

Built-Up Area: Longborough

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Longborough with Sezincote

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 1729
8/145 The Old Forge
Detached house and former forge/barn now converted. Late C17 -
early C18 and late C18 - C19. Coursed squared and dressed
limestone, stone slate roof, ashlar stack and brick stack.
Rectangular late C17 - early C18 main body with former forge/barn
attached right. Main body; 2 storeys and attic lit by 2 gabled
roof dormers with 2-light casements with horizontal glazing bars.
Three-windowed facade with 2 and 3-light double-chamfered stone-
mullioned casements with stopped hoods and glazing bars. C19 four-
panelled door with upper 2 panels glazed off-centre left. Early
C20 street light with wrought iron scroll decoration upper left.
Former forge/barn; 2 bays two C19 two-light casements with glazing
bars to ground floor, partially blocked window with 4-panes visible
at top above, all windows with timber lintels. Blocked single
light with flat-chamfered stone surround in left gable end. Upper
half of large blocked bull's-eye window with moulded surround and
carved spandrels above. Slit vent end with triangular vents above
in right gable end. Flat gable-end coping with roll-cross saddles.
Left gable-end and axial stack. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP1788929385

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

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