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The Forge, Wichenford

Description: The Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 151787

OS Grid Reference: SO7914860549
OS Grid Coordinates: 379148, 260549
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2427, -2.3068

Location: 1 Queensway, Worcester WR6 6YY

Locality: Wichenford
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR6 6YY

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Listing Text


1/117 The Forge


Cottage. C17 with C20 additions and alterations. Timber-framed, rendered
wattle-and-daub and painted brick infill, brick refacing, tiled roof,
brick end stacks with tiled offsets. Three framed bays. Single storey
and attic with dormers. Framing: irregular panels, 3 from sill to wall-
plate, long straight braces in lower corners, raking strut trusses in
gable ends. Front elevation Regular arrangement of 2 ground floor 3-light
casements, 3 gabled dormers with 2-light casements, central C20 timber door;
tiled weathering runs full length of facade above door and ground floor
windows. Interior Intermediate interrupted tie-beam truss; single, trenched
purlins, winder staircase in central bay. Large C20 extension at rear.
Formerly the village blacksmith's cottage.

Listing NGR: SO7914860549

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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