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The Old Forge, Sawbridgeworth

Description: The Old Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 160813

OS Grid Reference: TL4804714705
OS Grid Coordinates: 548047, 214705
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8114, 0.1462

Location: 31 A1184, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire CM21 9EH

Locality: Sawbridgeworth
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: CM21 9EH

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Listing Text

(West Side)

Nos 31 and 33
(The Old Forge)
TL 4804 1470:3/11
c18 with parallel C19 rear range. Said to date from 1746 in deeds, and on
Tithe Map of 1839. Main part of terrace formed with No 29 to S. Timber
frame plastered. Flattish slate hipped roof. Narrower rear range with
steeper hipped slate roof and longitudinal centre valley. Rear range in
yellow stock brick. Large ornamental central chimney in red brick with
2 diagonal shafts. 3rd shaft added on front to give massive effect.
Rough plastered front with 2 windows to each floor and 2 doors. Flush
sashes with slender glazing bars and 6/6 panes. Hinged louvred shutters
to upper window. Doors have moulded architrave and flat hoods on cut
brackets. Picturesque terrace.

Listing NGR: TL4804414706

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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