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The Old Forge, Chelsworth

Description: The Old Forge

Grade: II*
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

Location: The Street, Chelsworth, Suffolk IP7 7HU

Locality: Chelsworth
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP7 7HU

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Listing Text

(north side)
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

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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