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The Old Smithy

A Grade II Listed Building in Castor, Peterborough

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Latitude: 52.5726 / 52°34'21"N

Longitude: -0.345 / 0°20'41"W

OS Eastings: 512259

OS Northings: 298482

OS Grid: TL122984

Mapcode National: GBR GY7.PM9

Mapcode Global: WHGMC.NLYN

Plus Code: 9C4XHMF4+22

Entry Name: The Old Smithy

Listing Date: 15 December 1955

Last Amended: 24 February 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126811

English Heritage Legacy ID: 49978

Location: Castor, Peterborough, PE5

County: Peterborough

Civil Parish: Castor

Built-Up Area: Castor

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Castor with Upton and Stibbington and Water Newton

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Water Newton


(south side)
No 47
(The Old Smithy)
(formerly listed as
Cottage 55 yds south of
The Elms)
TL 1298 50/186 15.12.55
Probably early C17. Coursed stone rubble house with hipped thatched roof.
L-shaped on plan with later C17 right hand wing with dressed stone gable end
with date "1676", and stack above the cornice.
One storey and attic. Central panelled door. Left hand casement and right
hand lean-to entrance with Collyweston stone roof. Brick ridge stack at centre.
The wing has gabled dormer and sash with glazing bars.
Interior: chamfered ceiling beams and open fireplaces with timber bressumers.
RCHM (43) Page 43.

Listing NGR: TL1225998482

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