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Latitude: 52.5872 / 52°35'13"N
Longitude: -0.9577 / 0°57'27"W
OS Eastings: 470713
OS Northings: 299327
OS Grid: SP707993
Mapcode National: GBR BQX.YG7
Mapcode Global: WHFKY.876G
Plus Code: 9C4XH2PR+VW
Entry Name: The Old Forge
Listing Date: 23 January 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1180314
English Heritage Legacy ID: 191076
Location: Illston on the Hill, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE7
Civil Parish: Illston on the Hill
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Gaulby Group
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
ILLSTON ON THE HILL
MAIN STREET (North Side)
The Old Forge
Cottage and forge. Late C18. Red brick and Welsh slate roof with brick left
end stack. Brick band and dentilled eaves. 2 storeys of a centre-opening
3-light casement. Door to right with tiny top-opening 1-light to its left.
Cambered lintels. C20 flat-roofed garage on left end, and C20 2 storey
extension to rear. On right end a 1 storey outbuilding containing forge with
corrugated asbestos-type roof and end stack. Double doorway with plank
doors. 2-light casement to right. Inglenook fireplace inside cottage.
Listing NGR: SP7071399327
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