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Former Forge About 70 Metres West of Ball Ham Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Nympton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9974 / 50°59'50"N

Longitude: -3.7358 / 3°44'8"W

OS Eastings: 278292

OS Northings: 123431

OS Grid: SS782234

Mapcode National: GBR L5.KHFL

Mapcode Global: FRA 362G.SJ7

Entry Name: Former Forge About 70 Metres West of Ball Ham Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107291

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97529

Location: Bishop's Nympton, North Devon, Devon, EX36

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Bishop's Nympton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bishop's Nympton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 72 SE BISHOP'S NYMPTON

6/6 Former forge about 70 metres west
- of Ball Ham Farmhouse

GV II


Forge, in use as outbuilding at time of survey (1987). Probably a late C19
remodelling of an earlier forge. Stone rubble, whitened to the front; slate roof,
gabled at ends; rear right stack with C19 brick shaft, right end wall cob indicating
an earlier structure.
Plan: Rectangular on plan, sited at Cott Cross crossroads, Ash Mill.
Exterior: The front elevation has large double doors to the left with a timber lintel
and a smaller doorway to the right, also with a timber lintel. The left return has
one smaller and one larger window with red brick dressings.
Interior: Not inspected.
Group value with Ball Ham, formerly the blacksmith's house.


Listing NGR: SS7829223431

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

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