History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Former Forge About 70 Metres West of Ball Ham Farmhouse

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

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


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

Find accommodation in
Rose Ash

Listing Text


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


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.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.