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The Old Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitchurch, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1366 / 52°8'11"N

Longitude: -1.6856 / 1°41'8"W

OS Eastings: 421614

OS Northings: 248745

OS Grid: SP216487

Mapcode National: GBR 5NY.0NX

Mapcode Global: VHBY6.QKRF

Entry Name: The Old Forge

Listing Date: 2 August 1972

Last Amended: 27 April 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382693

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483077

Location: Whitchurch, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Whitchurch

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Whitchurch St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text


WHITCHURCH

SP24NW WIMPSTONE
1912-1/6/184 The Old Forge
02/08/72
(Formerly Listed as:
WIMPSTONE
The Forge)

GV II

House associated with forge (forge demolished). C17 with later
alterations and C20 additions to rear. Timber-frame with
rendered infill on coursed limestone plinth, higher to rear
due to slope of ground; steeply pitched machine tile roof with
brick cross-axial stacks. L-plan, front to right.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 2-window range with later single-storey
service range to right. Re-entrant porch has return entrance
with plank door and narrow windows with C19 lattice casements.
2-light small paned casement to 1st floor; wing to left has
C19 hipped bay window with 1:3:1-light glazing and triangular
oriel above; inner return has 1st floor 3-light leaded
casement. Left return has high plinth, and lean-to outshut to
right of dressed stone bulge under lean-to roof. Rear similar,
with varied fenestration including hipped bay and 2 triangular
oriels.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP2161448745

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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