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The Smithy

A Grade II Listed Building in Flixborough, North Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.6237 / 53°37'25"N

Longitude: -0.6843 / 0°41'3"W

OS Eastings: 487119

OS Northings: 414938

OS Grid: SE871149

Mapcode National: GBR RVNJ.NQ

Mapcode Global: WHGG5.G5DT

Plus Code: 9C5XJ8F8+F7

Entry Name: The Smithy

Listing Date: 17 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161486

English Heritage Legacy ID: 165791

Location: Flixborough, North Lincolnshire, DN15

County: North Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Flixborough

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Flixborough All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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4/36 The Smithy

- II

House and smithy. Mid C19 with earlier origins, for the Sheffield
Estate. Red brick, with side and rear walls of shoeing shop in coursed
ironstone rubble; pantile roofs. House: 2 storeys, 3 bays, lower
single-bay kitchen section to left, and a longer lower section to right
containing the forge and shoeing shop. House: central plank door with
two 12-pane sliding sashes to left, 1 to right and similar windows
above, all with stone cills. Forge to right has plank stable door and
large workshop casement with vertical glazing bars. Former shoeing shop
has double plank doors. All ground floor openings have segmental brick
arches. 2 attic sliding sashes to left gable, and plank door to attic
of shoeing shop in right gable. Interior of shoeing shop contains re-
used C15 moulded ceiling beam, other re-used beams in house are recent
insertions. The forge is complete and in use. A fine example of an
unaltered purpose-built village forge and smith's house.

Listing NGR: SE8711914938

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