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Latitude: 50.19 / 50°11'23"N
Longitude: -5.1888 / 5°11'19"W
OS Eastings: 172478
OS Northings: 37083
OS Grid: SW724370
Mapcode National: GBR Z6.4244
Mapcode Global: FRA 080J.BB8
Entry Name: The Old Forge
Listing Date: 17 June 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1142054
English Heritage Legacy ID: 66236
Location: Stithians, Cornwall, TR3
Civil Parish: Stithians
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Stithians
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 73 NW STITHIANS HENDRA
2/250 The Old Forge
Blacksmith's house. Circa mid C19. Granite rubble with granite dressings. Grouted
slate half-hipped roof with C20 brick chimneys over side walls.
Plan: Double depth plan with 2 front rooms flanking a central passage landing to a
large rear entrance hall and stair. Left-hand room is wider, probably the original
kitchen/living room with back kitchen behind; right hand room is probably original
Exterior: 2 storeys. Nearly symmetrical 3 window east front with doorway central to
fenestration. Possibly original panelled door with top panels replaced with pane of
glass. Circa late C19 or C20 6-pane horned sashes. Rear is unspoiled and has gable-
ended stone porch right of middle. Original 6-panel door. Possibly original 6-pane
hornless sashes to first floor openings, horned copy to ground floor right, otherwise
C20 windows in original openings. Ground floor openings have granite lintels, first
floor openings have segmental brick arches.
Interior: Where inspected has original carpentry and joinery, details including dog-
leg stair with stick balusters and turned newels.
Listing NGR: SW7247837083
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