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The Old Forge, Mulbarton

Description: The Old Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 226604

OS Grid Reference: TG1975202006
OS Grid Coordinates: 619752, 302006
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5715, 1.2414

Location: Norwich Road, Swardeston, Norfolk NR14 8DE

Locality: Mulbarton
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR14 8DE

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Listing Text

(east side)

2/27 The Old Forge

- II

Former smithy possibly to Bracon Hall estate, now empty. Circa 1830.
Brick with some stone dressings and black pantiled roofs. Symmetrical
plan with a pair of low gabled forewings flanking a courtyard now enclosed
with makeshift structure. 2 blind windows to forewing gable-ends beneath
skewback arches with cambered soffits. Pedimental gables to forewings
and main wing with stone kneelers and copings. Oculus in main pediment.
Large axial stack to main wing. Similar in style to Bracon Hall, Bracon
Ash. (2/10 and 11).

Listing NGR: TG1975202006

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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