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The Old Forge, Sarratt

Description: The Old Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158934

OS Grid Reference: TQ0396899952
OS Grid Coordinates: 503968, 199952
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6887, -0.4973

Location: Belsize, Hertfordshire WD3 6BR

Locality: Sarratt
Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD3 6BR

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Listing Text

(Northeast side)

5/289 The Old Forge


House. Early C17, refronted and raised mid to late C18, extended early
C20. Timber frame core. Red brick front, nogging and extension with sham
timber framing. Tiled roof. 2 bays. 2 storeys. 2 ground floor 3 light
casements and a blocked entrance with cambered heads. 2 first floor 3
light casements. Dentilled brick eaves. Right gable end has some exposed
framing and a large C17 external stack, English bond base, cap rebuilt
in C19. Flanking lean-tos that to rear hipped and probably an oven.
Exposed framing to rear and first floor tilehanging. Left gable end
exposed framing. 1 storey C20 addition to left. To rear left a 2 storey
early C20 wing with casements, first floor sham framing, an extruded
rear stack and a hipped roof. Entrance is in right return of this wing.
Interior: chamfered binding beam, stop chamfered lintel to inglenook,
jowled posts to clasped purlin roof. Neo-Tudor plaster ceiling on ground
floor of early C20 rear wing.

Listing NGR: TQ0396899952

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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