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The Forge House, Blewbury

Description: The Forge House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 249927

OS Grid Reference: SU5285885781
OS Grid Coordinates: 452858, 185781
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5684, -1.2388

Location: Westbrook Street, Blewbury, Oxfordshire OX11 9QB

Locality: Blewbury
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX11 9QB

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Listing Text

SU5285 (East side)
15/65 The Forge House
24/11/66 (Formerly listed as The Forge
(2 dwellings)
House. Mid C17, with later alterations. Brick to ground floor with some
fragmentary timber-framing; small timber-framing with angle bracing to first
floor, with brick infill; old plain-tile roof; brick ridge stack to centre.
Probably originally 2-unit lobby-entry plan. 2-storey, 2-window range at
right-angles to street. 6-panel part-glazed door at right of centre, to C19
lean-to porch. Irregular fenestration of casements, except horizontal sliding
sash to first floor left. Right return, to street: first floor jettied on curved
brackets. Rear: stable door to left. Regular fenestration of casements. C20
sloping roof rooflights. Interior not inspected, C20 two-storey addition to left
is not of special architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SU5285885781

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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