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The Old Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Willington, Bedford

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Latitude: 52.1342 / 52°8'3"N

Longitude: -0.3717 / 0°22'18"W

OS Eastings: 511545

OS Northings: 249688

OS Grid: TL115496

Mapcode National: GBR H3M.2V4

Mapcode Global: VHFQ9.HMV7

Entry Name: The Old Forge

Listing Date: 17 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1114194

English Heritage Legacy ID: 36762

Location: Willington, Bedford, MK44

County: Bedford

Civil Parish: Willington

Built-Up Area: Willington

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Willington

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


4/125 The Old Forge

House, formerly 2 cottages. C17 and C18. Timber framed construction with red
brick infill, partly colourwashed roughcast render. Old clay tile roofs.
Originally 2 cottages set at right angles to each other, linked in C18 by
additional bay to N of E block and lean-to between this and block, forming
overall L-plan. One storey and attics. E wing : front elevation has 2
casement windows to ground floor, C20 gabled porch to RH, C20 lean-to addition
to LH, and red brick double ridge stack to centre of original block. Rear
elevation has later lean-to addition and one gabled dormer, with variety of
casements. W wing : S elevation has outshot to LH with single diamond leaded
light, 2 ground floor windows and one gabled dormer to RH with variety of
casements, and red brick double ridge stack.

Listing NGR: TL1154549688

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

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