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Forge Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Nettleden with Potten End, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7835 / 51°47'0"N

Longitude: -0.5218 / 0°31'18"W

OS Eastings: 502064

OS Northings: 210455

OS Grid: TL020104

Mapcode National: GBR G6C.0X7

Mapcode Global: VHFRY.XF0N

Entry Name: Forge Farm

Listing Date: 19 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101191

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157997

Location: Nettleden with Potten End, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP1

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Nettleden with Potten End

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Nettleden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

POTTEN END (South side)

3/216 No. 9
- (Forge Farm)


Farmhouse, now a private house. Early C18, raised to 2 storeys and
greatly enlarged to rear mid C18, C20 E wing. Documented as home of Gash
family since 1756 who were village blacksmiths. Red brick, partly once
painted, with moulded wooden eaves cornice and steep hipped old red tile
roofs. A 2-storeys house facing N, set back from road, 3-windows wide.
Flush C18 casement windows with rectangular leaded panes and iron plate
casements. 8-panel door between 1st and 2nd windows from W with wooden
doorcase. Open pediment on carved trusses with cusped cross-member.
Formerly single-storey end-chimneys plan altered by adding another
storey and parallel rear wing with staircase, cellar, and low dairy at
SW half underground with low pantry over in depth of ground floor.
Straight joint on W end marks extension.

Listing NGR: TL0208210447

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

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