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The Old Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0046 / 51°0'16"N

Longitude: -2.93 / 2°55'47"W

OS Eastings: 334843

OS Northings: 123210

OS Grid: ST348232

Mapcode National: GBR M8.K3HC

Mapcode Global: FRA 46RG.8BR

Plus Code: 9C3V233C+R2

Entry Name: The Old Forge

Listing Date: 17 April 1959

Last Amended: 23 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249569

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431733

Location: Fivehead, South Somerset, Somerset, TA3

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Fivehead

Built-Up Area: Fivehead

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST32SE FIVEHEAD CP FIVEHEAD VILLAGE

4/46 The Old Forge
(previously listed as the Pent
House)


17.4.59

GV II

House. Circa 1600. Colourwashed rubble, thatched roof with undulating eaves, 3 brick stacks, one rising from eaves
level. Single storey and attic, 3 bays, later 2 and 3-light casements with square-paned leaded lights. Doorway to
centre in a massive chamfered wooden architrave, with 4-centred arch head, plank door, strap hinges. Annex to left in
conforming style, reproduction late C20 features. Interior with features of interest including panelling, chamfered
ceiling beams and fireplaces with large wooden bressumers.


Listing NGR: ST3484323210

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

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