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The Old Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Crantock, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4023 / 50°24'8"N

Longitude: -5.1112 / 5°6'40"W

OS Eastings: 179005

OS Northings: 60447

OS Grid: SW790604

Mapcode National: GBR Z9.NQKF

Mapcode Global: FRA 075Z.QKP

Entry Name: The Old Forge

Listing Date: 12 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137286

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71054

Location: Crantock, Cornwall, TR8

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Crantock

Built-Up Area: Crantock

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Crantock

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 76 SE
4/51 The Old Forge

Forge, now workshop. Early - mid C19 with few later alterations. Slatestone rubble.
Bitumenised slate roof with gable ends. Axial stack with brick shaft.
Plan: 2-room plan main range, with the forge to left, heated from the axial stack,
and a room to right with front cart entrance. Attached to front left is the shoeing
room, with opposing doors, one on each side, and rear door into the forge.
Exterior: Single storey; the main range has double doors for a cart entry to right,
and a 2-light window at the right gable end. The front shoeing room has plank door
on the inner side and half-glazed door on the outer side; 2-light 12-pane window at
the front gable end. Tie-ring on the inner side. The left end of the main range has
2-light 8-pane window. The forge is built into the bank at the rear with a 12-pane
light to right.
Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW7900760453

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

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