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The Old Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Chetnole, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8704 / 50°52'13"N

Longitude: -2.5649 / 2°33'53"W

OS Eastings: 360346

OS Northings: 108032

OS Grid: ST603080

Mapcode National: GBR MS.TD0H

Mapcode Global: FRA 56JS.SP6

Plus Code: 9C2VVCCP+52

Entry Name: The Old Forge

Listing Date: 11 July 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323988

English Heritage Legacy ID: 106031

Location: Chetnole, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Chetnole

Built-Up Area: Chetnole

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Chetnole St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Tagged with: Smithy

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- II

Detached house, incorporating former forge. Probably C18. Plastered walls,
slate roof, with very deep eaves on garden front. Brick and stacks. 2 storeys.
Pedimented timber porch with round-arched doorway in very simple classical
surround. Set above this a carved stone quatrefoil panel - possibly medieval.
Ground floor has 2 casements with glazing bars. First floor has 3 similar
casements. C20 timber porch extension at left end. Elevation to road has
roof brought down to ground floor window head level. 3 casements with
glazing bars - 2 being shallow bays. Internally, main ground floor room
has large open fireplace with timber lintel, stone jambs, and bread oven.
Former forge in section adjoining road.

Listing NGR: ST6034608032

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