Description: The Old Forge House
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
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WHEATLEY HIGH STREET
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
Source: English Heritage
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