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Forge Cottage, Colney Heath

Description: Forge Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 163569

OS Grid Reference: TL2020807673
OS Grid Coordinates: 520208, 207673
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7549, -0.2599

Location: Wilkin's Green Lane, Colney Heath, Hertfordshire AL4 0HG

Locality: Colney Heath
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL4 0HG

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Listing Text

(north side)

11/34 Forge Cottage



House, formerly a forge. Late C17 or early C18. C19-20 casing.
Timber frame. Plastered ground floor. Weatherboarded upper
floor. Plain tile gable end roof 2 storeys. 3 C20 glazing bar
casements. C20 lean-to on left end. At right end is a 1 storey
and attic bay, probably earlier than main part, with gabled eaves
dormer. Interior shows central inglenook and attached C17
staircase. Right end has lower ceiling and exposed close
studding. Good exposed joists to upper floor central bay.

Listing NGR: TL2020807673

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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