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The Olde Forge, Kingsclere

Description: The Olde Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 138164

OS Grid Reference: SU5263258663
OS Grid Coordinates: 452632, 158663
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3246, -1.2460

Location: George Street, Kingsclere, Hampshire RG20 5NH

Locality: Kingsclere
Local Authority: Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG20 5NH

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Listing Text

SU 5259
No 8
(The Olde Forge)

ci.5, C18, C19. Late medieval 3-bay (central hall?) timber-frame, mostly surviving
above the ground-floor, with details of the later periods; now with a front (north) of
2 storeys, 2 windows. Large tile roof, hipped at the east, half-hipped at the west
end. The upper walling is plastered, the ground-floor of painted brickwork.
Casements of varied form. Plain doorway with a simple canopy; the west side has a
wide opening (to the forge) with half-glazed folding doors. Within these are massive
beams and a large chimney breast: also a fine C18 oak corner cupboard with a curved

Listing NGR: SU5264158683

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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