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The Old Forge, Earls Colne

Description: The Old Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115923

OS Grid Reference: TL8574928929
OS Grid Coordinates: 585749, 228929
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9279, 0.7001

Location: Queens Road, Earls Colne, Essex CO6 2RB

Locality: Earls Colne
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO6 2RB

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Listing Text

(north side)

8/75 No. 39 (The Old Forge)



House and shop. C17, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, with C20
imitation framing applied to first-floor front and left side, roofed with
handmade red plain tiles. Rectangular plan facing S with 2 internal rear
stacks. 2 storeys and attics. Ground floor, one C20 casement and one C20 sash.
First floor, one C20 casement and one early C19 sash of 16 lights. 2 gabled
dormers, one with C19/20 casement and one with C18 2-light window and wrought
iron casement. Hipped roof. 2 C20 glazed doors in left return, to Queen's
Road. Wheelwright's shop in C17 and forge from 1747 (Where I Dwell, Earls Colne
WEA, 1983, 63).

Listing NGR: TL8574928929

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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