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Number 2a (The Old Forge House) and Attached Outbuildings, Higham Ferrers

Description: Number 2a (The Old Forge House) and Attached Outbuildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 232325

OS Grid Reference: SP9607568556
OS Grid Coordinates: 496075, 268556
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3067, -0.5923

Location: 2 College Street, Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire NN10 8DZ

Locality: Higham Ferrers
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN10 8DZ

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Listing Text

SP9668NW (East side)
18/26 No.2A (The Old Forge House)
and attached outbuildings

House and forge, now house. Early and mid C18 and C19. Regular coursed limestone
with concrete tile roof. Originally 2-unit plan with forge to right and central
carriage arch. 2 storeys. 4-window range of C19 and C20 casement and sash
windows, some with glazing bars, under wood lintels. Central carriage arch with
plank doors and shallow arch head. Stable door to far right under wood lintel.
Brick stack at ridge. Range of early C18 former stables attached to rear form
part of Green Dragon Hotel (q.v.) and have pantile roofs and tall stone stacks.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP9607568556

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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