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The Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Lifton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6445 / 50°38'40"N

Longitude: -4.2736 / 4°16'25"W

OS Eastings: 239344

OS Northings: 85228

OS Grid: SX393852

Mapcode National: GBR NQ.8L45

Mapcode Global: FRA 17YC.LWH

Plus Code: 9C2QJPVG+RH

Entry Name: The Forge

Listing Date: 7 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326315

English Heritage Legacy ID: 92396

Location: Lifton, West Devon, Devon, PL16

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Lifton

Built-Up Area: Lifton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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2/152 The Forge

House. Circa C18. Colourwashed and rendered with thatched roof hipped at right end,
roof partly slated and gabled at left end, brick chimney shaft on ridge. Single
depth plan. 2 storeys. 5 window asymmetrical front with scattered fenestration, the
thatch brought down over a single-storey section at the right end, the left end under
a slightly lower slate roof. Break in plane on front indicates rebuilding. Off-
centre C20 gabled porch. 3 ground floor windows are 2-light casements, 8-panes per
light. 1 partly blocked embrasure in the single storey section has a small casement
with glazing bars. Ground floor window right has lapped glass. First floor window
left 4-pane sash, 2 other first floor windows are 2-light casements, 6-panes per
Interior not inspected. The single-storey section at the right end may have been a

Listing NGR: SX3934485228

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