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The Forge, Barnacre-with-Bonds

Description: The Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 185389

OS Grid Reference: SD5047645924
OS Grid Coordinates: 350476, 445924
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9071, -2.7553

Location: Forge Lane, Barnacre-with-Bonds, Lancashire PR3 1GL

Locality: Barnacre-with-Bonds
Local Authority: Wyre Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR3 1GL

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Listing Text

SD 54 NW
5/2 The Forge
- II

Estate sawmill and joiner's shop on site of earlier forge, now used for
storage. Mid C19. Sandstone rubble with slate roof. Built across slope: of
one storey on east side, facing road, and of 2 storeys at rear. Windows
have plain reveals and projecting sills. East wall of 3 bays which have
modern windows with glazing bars. Door between 2nd and 3rd bays. Chimney
on right-hand gable. Adjoining to the right is the wheel house with a
lower roof. The west wall is of 4 bays. On the lower storey the left-hand
window is blocked and the 2nd bay contains a doorway. The wheelhouse, at
the left, has a blocked doorway. Inside, a 21-foot high breast wheel with
iron hub and rim remains: Price, J., The Industrial Archaeology of the
Lune Valley, Lancaster, 1983, pp 49, 74.

Listing NGR: SD5047645924

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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