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Forge Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Mobberley, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.313 / 53°18'46"N

Longitude: -2.3226 / 2°19'21"W

OS Eastings: 378606

OS Northings: 379614

OS Grid: SJ786796

Mapcode National: GBR DZ64.Z2

Mapcode Global: WH992.9Z8J

Entry Name: Forge Cottage

Listing Date: 20 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139526

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58449

Location: Mobberley, Cheshire East, WA16

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Mobberley

Built-Up Area: Mobberley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Mobberley St Wilfrid

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 77 NE MOBBERLEY C.P. TOWN LANE


6/74 Forge Cottage.

II


House (formerly village forge and blacksmith's house), 1775. Red
Flemish bond and English garden wall bond brick with slate roof. 2
storeys. Road frontage of Flemish bond with vitrified headers.
Darker plum-coloured brick used for corners and forming vertical
patterns of alternating headers and stretchers. Central slightly
projecting bay with rubbed brick basket arch to carriage doorway with
keystone and stone skewbacks. Archway now bricked in and containing
leaded 2-light wooden casement window. Upper 2-light casement with
splayed head of rubbed brick and keystone. 2 ground floor windows'to
left: 3-light casement with splayed head and keystone at far left.
To the right of it a splayed-headed opening with keystone, originally
extending lower to form a doorway but now a 2-light casement window.
Right hand ground floor windows now bricked up. First floor windows:
3-light casement to left with blind window adjacent containing
datestone inscribed ID 1775. 3-light casement to right. All first
floor windows have splayed heads and keystones. Gable ends of English
garden wall bond. 2 ridge chimney-stacks.


Listing NGR: SJ7860679614

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

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