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The Old Forge, Stockbury

Description: The Old Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173689

OS Grid Reference: TQ8413261942
OS Grid Coordinates: 584132, 161942
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3268, 0.6415

Location: 1 The Street, Stockbury ME9 7UD

Locality: Stockbury
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME9 7UD

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Listing Text

(west side)

2/180 The Old Forge


House. C15, and C16. Timber framed with painted brick infilling
and plain tile roof. C15 two-bay open hall with single storeyed
end to right. One bay of hall possibly converted to smoke bay
slightly later. C16 cross-wing to left projecting to front of
house. 2 storeys, with widely-spaced studding. Arch braces to
wing. Wing jettied to street, jetty and front bay restored in
C20. Roof hipped at right end. Wing gabled to street, hipped
to rear. Brick ridge stack towards right end. Irregular
fenestration of 3-light leaded casements. Door beneath stack
with plain-tiled canopy over. Later lean-to to right, with flint
ground floor. C20 rear extension to wing. Interior:
has exposed beams posts and joists. Sans-purlin roof to C15 part.

Listing NGR: TQ8413261942

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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