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Forge Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Lynton and Lynmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 51.2138 / 51°12'49"N

Longitude: -3.8401 / 3°50'24"W

OS Eastings: 271573

OS Northings: 147675

OS Grid: SS715476

Mapcode National: GBR L1.3T59

Mapcode Global: VH4M9.DR8C

Plus Code: 9C3R6575+GX

Entry Name: Forge Cottage

Listing Date: 3 September 1973

Last Amended: 9 June 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206457

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376479

Location: Lynton and Lynmouth, North Devon, Devon, EX35

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Lynton and Lynmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Lynton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SS74NW A39, Barbrook
858-1/2/50 (North side)
03/09/73 Forge Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
Forge Cottage)


Detached house. C17 origins, modified. Rendered rubble,
asbestos-cement slate roof, stone stacks. Plain gabled range
with cross passage and heated room each side; later stair
returns over doorway to S.
2 storeys; 3-window range. 2-light casements at eaves level
above a 3-light, a small blocked square light with chamfered
surround, and a 3-light, all under a continuous stone rough
drip course. To the right of the blocked light is a C20 door
recessed in plain reveals. The rear has 2 half-dormers above a
later brick lean-to running almost the full width of the
property. There is a large external gable stack to the left
(E), and a gable stack to the right.
INTERIOR: not generally accessible, but a C19 or C20 timber
dogleg stair is situated to the right of the main entrance.

Listing NGR: SS7157347675

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