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Colliers and Attached Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Isle Abbotts, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9845 / 50°59'4"N

Longitude: -2.9266 / 2°55'35"W

OS Eastings: 335054

OS Northings: 120973

OS Grid: ST350209

Mapcode National: GBR M8.LBCF

Mapcode Global: FRA 46RH.X8K

Entry Name: Colliers and Attached Forge

Listing Date: 23 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249831

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431768

Location: Isle Abbotts, South Somerset, Somerset, TA3

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Isle Abbotts

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Isle Abbotts

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

ST32E ISLE ABBOTS CP BLIND LANE (South side)

4/17 Colliers and attached forge

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GV II

House and former wagon works. C16/C17 house, altered and refacaded C18 and C19, attached C18 wagon works to right.
Rubble, some roughcast, colourwashed, double-Roman tiled roofs, brick and rendered stacks. Two storeys to house, 4
bays, predomindantly 3-light casements; 2 door openings, plank doors, lias porch to left with thatched roof, rendered
porch to right with double-Roman tiled roof; further small door opening to extreme left, plank door. Wagon works with
forge to right, single storey and attic, casements with horizontal glazing bars and lapped glass; door opening to left
with plank door, to right large sliding plank door. Interior of house with 2 timber-framed partitions dividing rooms on
the ground floor, one with doorway with a peak-head frame, chamfered and stopped ceiling beams, 3 fireplaces with
wooden bressumers; forge with fireplaces with 2 large fitted C19 bellows, a rare survival. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO,
March 1973).


Listing NGR: ST3505420973

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