Description: The Old Forge
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276369
OS Grid Reference: TL9832548085
OS Grid Coordinates: 598325, 248085
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0956, 0.8939
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CHELSWORTH THE STREET
Nos 10 and 12
(The Old Forge)
TL 9848 52/222 23.1.58
A C15-C16 timber-framed building with exposed timber-framing and plaster
infill. The origin 1 house stood at right angles to the road. Two storey
and attics, with a jettied upper storey. A later timber-framed and plastered
wing of one storey and attics was added to the east, making an L shaped
plan. Casement windows. On the west side there are some original windows
with moulded mullions. Roof thatched, with 2 dormers on the front (one
gabled). The west block has a C16 central chimney stack with 3 octagonal
shafts and the interior has a good C16 brick fire place.
Listing NGR: TL9832548085
Source: English Heritage
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