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The Old Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Lower Brailes, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.0541 / 52°3'14"N

Longitude: -1.5565 / 1°33'23"W

OS Eastings: 430507

OS Northings: 239619

OS Grid: SP305396

Mapcode National: GBR 5Q2.39T

Mapcode Global: VHBYN.ZM0N

Plus Code: 9C4W3C3V+JC

Entry Name: The Old Forge

Listing Date: 30 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355453

English Heritage Legacy ID: 305815

ID on this website: 101355453

Location: Upper Brailes, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, OX15

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Brailes

Built-Up Area: Lower Brailes

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Brailes St George

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

Tagged with: Smithy Thatched cottage

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SP3039 (North side)
Upper Brailes
14/52 The Old Forge

- II

House. Late C17. 2 builds. Regular coursed ironstone to right and limestone to
left. Steeply pitched thatched roof. Stone end and ridge stacks. Single storey
plus attic. 4-window range altogether. 2 entrances have plank doors, wooden door
frames and wood lintels. Doorway to left has a stop-chamfered lintel and small
overlight. Ground floor to left has a 3-light stone-mullioned window with hood
mould and label stop. To right and flanking the doorway a 3-light and 2-light
metal casement both with fragmentary remains of hood moulds. Attic floor has two
3-light and two 2-light metal casements partly in thatch. Interior: stop
chamfered beams and chamfered joists, inglenook fireplaces, one left with small
cupboards with decorated doors. Plank doors with strap hinges. Winder
staircase. Ground floor room to left said to have been used for shoeing horses

Listing NGR: SP3050739619

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