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The Old Forge, Chetnole

Description: The Old Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 106031

OS Grid Reference: ST6034608032
OS Grid Coordinates: 360346, 108032
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8704, -2.5649

Location: Mill Lane, Chetnole, Dorset DT9 6PB

Locality: Chetnole
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 6PB

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Listing Text



6/15 The Old Forge

- II

Detached house, incorporating former forge. Probably C18. Plastered walls,
slate roof, with very deep eaves on garden front. Brick and stacks. 2 storeys.
Pedimented timber porch with round-arched doorway in very simple classical
surround. Set above this a carved stone quatrefoil panel - possibly medieval.
Ground floor has 2 casements with glazing bars. First floor has 3 similar
casements. C20 timber porch extension at left end. Elevation to road has
roof brought down to ground floor window head level. 3 casements with
glazing bars - 2 being shallow bays. Internally, main ground floor room
has large open fireplace with timber lintel, stone jambs, and bread oven.
Former forge in section adjoining road.

Listing NGR: ST6034608032

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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