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The Old Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingston, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3159 / 50°18'57"N

Longitude: -3.9112 / 3°54'40"W

OS Eastings: 264025

OS Northings: 47964

OS Grid: SX640479

Mapcode National: GBR Q8.3P28

Mapcode Global: FRA 28P6.B38

Entry Name: The Old Forge

Listing Date: 25 January 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108107

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99619

Location: Kingston, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Kingston

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Kingston

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 64 NW
The Old Forge


Cottage, one of a pair, formerly the village forge. Possibly C16 origins, but
mainly C18 or C19 fabric. Rendered cob or rubble, thatched roof; one storey
extension to left - the forge - slate roof. Main building has gabled wing
brought forward at right end, formerly was 2-storey porch. Two storeys, 2 + 1
windows, mainly 2-light glazing-bar casements, but 3-light first floor left.
Centred on main block is larger 2-light casement under a thatched hood, former
doorway flanked by part-height raking buttress. Upper windows to eyebrows.
Porch wing has small 2-light over larger casement, former door: door now set on
left return of the porch. Large stack to right mainly in The Farriers (q.v.).
To left, the former forge is a 2-windowed unit on one floor, with cross-
mullioned C19 windows; high brick stack. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX6402547964

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

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