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Old Forge Cottage, Long Melford

Description: Old Forge Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 278300

OS Grid Reference: TL8626445127
OS Grid Coordinates: 586264, 245127
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0732, 0.7164

Location: 9 B1064, Long Melford, Suffolk CO10 9HX

Locality: Long Melford
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 9HX

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Listing Text

5377 (East Side)
Long Melford
Old Forge Cottage
TL 8645 21/548 23.3.61.

The cross wing of a mediaeval timber-framed and plastered hall house with
a small part of the hall block surviving on the south end. Altered in
the C16-C17. 2 storeys. The former cross wing is jettied on the front,
on curved brackets. The exposed timber-framing on the north side is of
C14 type and may have been part of an earlier building. 2 window range,
C20 casements with glazing bars on the upper storey and leaded lights
on the ground storey. There is a central doorway. Roof thatched. The
small part of the earlier hall block is tiled and the studding is exposed
on the upper storey.

Listing NGR: TL8626445127

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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