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Old Forge, Braughing

Description: Old Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 161258

OS Grid Reference: TL3977425242
OS Grid Coordinates: 539774, 225242
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9082, 0.0305

Location: The Street, Braughing, Hertfordshire SG11 2QR

Locality: Braughing
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG11 2QR

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Listing Text

Braughing village
(west side)

9/57 No 15
(Old Forge)


House. Late C17, renovated in C20. Timber frame plastered,
front with panelled pargetting. Steep roofs now slated. 2 unit
end chimney plan house facing E, with C19 rear wing and
projecting internal gabled chimney at N (rebuilt). Small C20
corner chimney at S end. Rear lean-to in angle of wings formerly
continuous along back. Symmetrical E front with 2 windows on
each floor and central door. Flush box sash windows with 6/6
panes, renewed. 6-panel fielded door with deep hood on shaped
brackets. Interior has winding stair beside chimney at NE
corner, jowled corner-posts but unjowled central posts, queen-
strut, 2-bays, clasped-purlin roof without collars and chamfered
joists and axial beam in (heated) N room on ground floor.

Listing NGR: TL3977425242

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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