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The Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Grantham, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8832 / 52°52'59"N

Longitude: -0.6858 / 0°41'8"W

OS Eastings: 488530

OS Northings: 332553

OS Grid: SK885325

Mapcode National: GBR DQG.7FD

Mapcode Global: WHGKN.FSNK

Plus Code: 9C4XV8M7+7M

Entry Name: The Forge

Listing Date: 24 September 1979

Last Amended: 14 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298393

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383000

Location: Harlaxton, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG32

County: Lincolnshire

District: South Kesteven

Civil Parish: Harlaxton

Built-Up Area: Harlaxton

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Harlaxton St Mary and St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

HARLAXTON
SK8832 HIGH STREET
1315-0/14/197 (East side)
24/09/79 No.77
The Forge
(Formerly Listed as:
SWINE HILL
The Forge)
GV II

House. Dated 1794, remodelled c1830, with addition in matching
style late C20. Brick with ashlar dressings and renewed plain
tile roofs. 2 stone gable stacks with coped square double
flues. Dentillated eaves, coped gables. 2 storeys; 3 window
range. Openings have stone surrounds and mullions and leaded
glazing, under earlier brick flat arches. Central 2-light
window with, above it, a datestone inscribed "GDG 1794". On
either side, a 3-light window. Central Tudor arched stone
doorcase with adjoining single light window to right, under a
common label mould. C20 door. Beyond, a 3-light window on each
side. To left, single storey garage.
This building is one of those rebuilt c1790-1820 by George de
Ligne Gregory and remodelled in a picturesque style c1820-1840
by Gregory Gregory, successive Lords of the Manor of
Harlaxton.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N, Harris J & Antram N:
Lincolnshire: London: 1964-1989: 361-362; Rowlands G:
Harlaxton Manor: Harlaxton: 1984-: 20-29).


Listing NGR: SK8853032552

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