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Forge House and Bookshop, Chilham

Description: Forge House and Bookshop

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 181445

OS Grid Reference: TR0701753578
OS Grid Coordinates: 607017, 153578
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2438, 0.9646

Location: 1 The Street, Chilham, Kent CT4 8BX

Locality: Chilham
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT4 8BX

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Listing Text

(south side)

7/26 Forge House and Bookshop
(formerly listed as Forge
13.10.52 House and Forge House Shop)


House, now house and shop. C17 and C20. Timber framed with
painted brick infill; plain tile roof. Lobby entry plan. 2
storeys on brick plinth, with hipped roof, and stack centre left.
3 bays, that to right the shop, restored. Irregular fenestration
of 3 leaded wooden casement windows to first floor, with 1 two-
light casement and 1 four light casement to ground floor, with
C20 4 light mullioned shop window to right. C19 boarded door to
centre left, with flat hood on brackets and C20 glazed corner
shop door to right.

Listing NGR: TR0701553578

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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