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Numbers 1, 3 (Forge Cottage) and 5 (Rosemary Cottage)

A Grade II Listed Building in Barkway, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0018 / 52°0'6"N

Longitude: 0.0149 / 0°0'53"E

OS Eastings: 538412

OS Northings: 235622

OS Grid: TL384356

Mapcode National: GBR K8B.JKZ

Mapcode Global: VHHL0.6YQ9

Plus Code: 9F422227+PX

Entry Name: Numbers 1, 3 (Forge Cottage) and 5 (Rosemary Cottage)

Listing Date: 27 May 1968

Last Amended: 3 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347353

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162460

Location: Barkway, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG8

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Barkway

Built-Up Area: Barkway

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Barkway

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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TL 3835 (South side)

9/6 Nos. 1, 3 (Forge Cottage)
27.5.68 and 5 (Rosemary Cottage)
(formerly listed as No. 7,
the Old Smithy and Old
Forge Cottage)


Row of 3 dwellings incorporating former smithy. Late C18 or early C19.
Timber frame, weatherboarded with some rendering. Tiled roof with
decorative fishscale bands and crest tiles. Irregularly spaced 5 window
front. 2 storeys. Ground floor: plinth, 3 entrances, 2 to left
vertically panelled, that to right recessed, 4 horizontal sliding
sashes, one of 3 lights, and a fixed casement, all with hoodboards.
First floor: a horizontal sliding sash and C20 2 and 3 light casements.
Ridge stack at right end, stacks to front and rear slopes all with
oversailing caps. Right end rendered with a small ground floor slate
roofed outshut, first floor horizontal sliding sash, half hip to roof.
Interior not inspected. Part of No. I is in the building described as
No. 68 High Street (q.v.).

Listing NGR: TL3841235622

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