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The Old Forge House, Wheatley

Description: The Old Forge House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 246983

OS Grid Reference: SP5975205697
OS Grid Coordinates: 459752, 205697
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7468, -1.1359

Locality: Wheatley
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX33 1XP

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Listing Text

SP5905 (North side)
7/216 No.99 (The Old Forge House)


House. Early C17 and C18. Limestone rubble and squared quoins with timber
lintels; old plain-tile roof and brick stacks. 2 parallel ranges. 3 storeys.
2-window front is much altered and has 2 entrances and tall C20 casements at
ground and first floors with a 3-light casement at second floor cutting the
stone eaves cove. Lintels remain for 2 sets of paired openings on the lower
floors. Rear range includes one unit of an early C17 house with remains of an
ovolo-moulded stone-mullioned window and a stone lateral stack with 2 diagonal
brick shafts. Interior: Timber-framed wall of early range; moulded-plank and
panelled doors with L-hinges; parts of a stair with C18 turned balusters;
clasped-purlin roof on early range.

Listing NGR: SP5975205697

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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