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Description: Ye Old Forge and Adjoining Outbuilding
Date Listed: 31 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 150680
OS Grid Reference: SO2979847020
OS Grid Coordinates: 329798, 247020
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1170, -3.0267
WINFORTON CP WINFORTON
SO 24 NE
5/125 Ye Old Forge and
House and adjoining outbuilding, probably a former smithy. Circa 1600,
extended late C17 with further mid-C19 and mid-C20 alterations. Timber-
framed with rendered infill on rubble base with some rubble walling and
weatherboarding and machine-tiled roof. Four framed bays aligned east/
west; two easternmost bays are original, and have an external rubble chimney
at the east end. The two westernmost bays are a later extension. Single
storey and attic with dormers. Framing: three panels from sill to wall-
plate throughout. The two easternmost bays are of heavy framing and the
two westernmost bays of scantling timber. No trusses visible externally.
North front elevation: there are three 2-light casements (one with a plank
weathering) and a single-light casement on the ground floor. Three gabled
dormers with 2-light casements. Main entrance in east bay has a C20 gabled
canopy on metal brackets and a half-glazed C20 door. Outbuilding adjoins
west end. Rubble and part weatherboarded timber-frame with corrugated
asbestos roof. Large doorway at east end. (RCHM, III, p 213, item 7).
Listing NGR: SO2979847020
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