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Latitude: 53.4788 / 53°28'43"N
Longitude: -1.409 / 1°24'32"W
OS Eastings: 439318
OS Northings: 398175
OS Grid: SK393981
Mapcode National: GBR LXL6.RN
Mapcode Global: WHDD4.BT8F
Entry Name: Wentworth Forge at Building Yard
Listing Date: 21 August 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1132754
English Heritage Legacy ID: 335582
Location: Wentworth, Rotherham, S62
Civil Parish: Wentworth
Built-Up Area: Wentworth
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Wentworth Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
SK39NE WENTWORTH CORTWORTH LANE
(north side, off)
4/74 Wentworth Forge at
Blacksmith's workshop. Early-mid C19. For the Wentworth Estate.
Dressed sandstone, Welsh slate roof. Rectangular plan. Single-storey,
3 bays. Boarded door to left of centre with plain lintel directly
beneath eaves. 16-pane sash to left. Boarded garage doors to right
under flat arch. Hipped roof, rooflight. Left return: boarded door
flanked by renewed casements, lintels tooled as voussoirs. To right:
2 cast-iron doors to a narrow vertical cavity; blind window to right.
Rebuilt end stack to left.
Interior: double hearth in workshop to rear. Narrow cavity on left
return: fire-brick lined and originally backing onto another hearth;
probably used for expanding iron wheel rims prior to fitting. Part
of the estate workshop complex. Timber outbuildings to right return
not of special interest.
Listing NGR: SK3931898175
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