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The Old Forge Including Outbuildings on North and West, Milton Abbas

Description: The Old Forge Including Outbuildings on North and West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 103508

OS Grid Reference: ST8040701749
OS Grid Coordinates: 380407, 101749
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8150, -2.2795

Location: Milton Abbas, Milton Abbey School Turn (SW-bound DT11 0BQ

Locality: Milton Abbas
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 0BQ

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Listing Text

(north-west side)

13/92 No.1 (The Old Forge)
14-7-55 including outbuildings
on north and west.


Detached cottage. c1780. Plastered cob walls, hipped thatched roof, brick
end stacks. 2 storeys. Ledged door with glass panel. Ground floor has 2
cross-pattern windows with lead lights. First floor has 3 casements with
lead lights. Left of the house the former forge has walls of flint, brick and
plastered cob, and hipped pantiled roof. Single-storey. Timber doors and
shuttered window. This linked to a 2-storeyed outbuilding behind the house,
with brick and flint walls and pantiled roof. Ledged doors, casements with
glazing bars, and loft door. Outbuildings may be slightly later than the house.
RCHM, Monument 7. (Dorset. Vol.III)

Listing NGR: ST8039901750

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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