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Forge Approximately 20 Metres West of Cross Farmhouse, Harringworth

Description: Forge Approximately 20 Metres West of Cross Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 232989

OS Grid Reference: SP9171897299
OS Grid Coordinates: 491718, 297299
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5658, -0.6483

Location: Wakerley Road, Harringworth, Northamptonshire NN17 3AB

Locality: Harringworth
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN17 3AB

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Listing Text

SP9197 (West side)
11/122 Forge approx. 20m W of Cross
23/05/67 Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as Smithy)
Forge, now disused. Late C18/early C19 incorporating medieval masonry. Squared
coursed limestone with Collyweston slate roof. U-shape plan. Single storey.
Centre is one-window range with casement opening, having a wooden shutter, under
wood lintel. Gabled roof with reset medieval octagonal chimney stack on square
base at end. Stack has alternate gabled openings of one or 2 lights with
spirelet above, having 4 small gabled openings and crocketted finial. C20 brick
stack at other end. Bay to left breaks forward with a half-hipped roof. Cart
entrance in return wall. Bay to right breaks forward with a hipped roof. Plank
door in left is under a wood lintel. Interior not inspected.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p86)

Listing NGR: SP9171897299

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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