Description: The Forge
Date Listed: 25 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 232651
OS Grid Reference: TL1112887824
OS Grid Coordinates: 511128, 287824
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4770, -0.3652
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LUTTON MAIN STREET
TL18NW (East side)
10/96 The Forge
House. Probably late C17, altered C19. Originally timber framed, now brick and
stone, part rendered, with thatch roof. Originally 3-unit plan, now 2 units.
Single storey with attic. 2-window range of early C20 canted bay windows. 2
eyebrow dormers to attic, with casement windows. Central C19 plank door under
flat brick arch. Evidence of timber frame at eaves level. Brick and stone stacks
at ends. Right gable is rendered. Left gable rebuilt in brickwork, C20, when end
unit removed. Front and rear elevations are brick, right gable is stone.
Interior not inspected but noted as having spine beams, some plank doors and
probably has open fireplace, now blocked. The forge was orignally attached to
the right of the main front. Included for group value.
(RCH: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p.118).
Listing NGR: TL1112887824
Source: English Heritage
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