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Description: The Old Forge
Date Listed: 7 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 126552
OS Grid Reference: SO9016223686
OS Grid Coordinates: 390162, 223686
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9116, -2.1444
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BODDINGTON OLD GLOUCESTER ROAD, Hayden
SO 92 SW
7/11 The Old Forge
House. Probably C16, altered and extended C19, mid-late C20.
Timber framed walls, brick nogged or rendered panels, painted
brickwork, thatched roof, tiled lean-to and rear wing. 'L' plan,
main front about 4 bays, one room deep, 1½ storeys: single-bay, 2-
storey rear wing. To road: brick section on right, timber post, 2
small windows in brick section, boarded door with rectangular light
over: 2-panel high framing to left, 6-pane window with hook hinges
for shutters, two 2-light windows, first replacing door; brick
section with 2-light casement with cambered brick arched and
panelled shutters. Brick lean-to on left, covering timber framing:
boarded door on right return. Above 2 swept dormers, one with 2-
light casement, one paired 2-light casements. Roof half-hipped,
chimney on ridge behind blocked door. Left return: fully-glazed
French door, 2-light casement each side. Above gable truss for
half-hip, 2-light casement, gable raised each side. Slightly-
projecting brick on left, for rear wing; brickwork painted, dentil
eaves, chimney from eaves, left corner, oversailing cap. Interior
not inspected. Original house extended C19; end bay on right
added mid-late C20.
(Old photograph at house; V.C.H. Gloucestershire, VIII, 1968)
Listing NGR: SO9016223686
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