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The Old Forge, Little Houghton

Description: The Old Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 235538

OS Grid Reference: SP8028859541
OS Grid Coordinates: 480288, 259541
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2282, -0.8259

Locality: Little Houghton
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN7 1AB

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Listing Text

SP8059 (South side)
11/138 No.24 (The Old Forge)

- II

House formerly dwelling and forge. Coursed ironstone rubble, C20 ridged tile
roof, brick end and internal stacks. 3-unit plan. 2-storey, 5-window range.
Part-glazed doors to centre, right of centre and far left, the latter in C20
gabled porches. 3-light casement window to ground floor far right, C20 casements
to ground floor right of central and far left doors, all with wood lintels.
3-light casement window to ist floor far right, 1-light casement to 1st floor
right of centre, otherwise 2-light casements to 1st floor. Limestone quoins and
stone-coped gables with kneelers. C19 2-stormy extension to left, single-storey
brick extension to right. Interior has open fireplace with chamfered bressumer
and turned balusters to dog-leg stair. 3 modern skylight windows in the roof of
the main elevation facing south.

Listing NGR: SP8028859541

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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