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The Old Forge, Wingfield

Description: The Old Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280099

OS Grid Reference: TM2296176880
OS Grid Coordinates: 622961, 276880
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3446, 1.2719

Location: Church Road, Wingfield, Suffolk IP21 5RA

Locality: Wingfield
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 5RA

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Listing Text

TM 27 NW
5/150 The Old Forge

House. Late C15/early C16. Timber framed and plastered with a thatched roof.
1 1/2 storeys. Various casement windows; one eyebrow dormer in each roof slope.
Internal stack. To the north the converted smithy is linked to form a wing of
the house: single storey, with a hipped pantiled roof and mid C20 entrance
door. A former open hall house with storied ends; the stack is a later
insertion into the upper end of the hall. Part of an original hall window is
exposed on the ground floor. The open truss has been removed but the blocked
mortices for its arched braces can be seen in the wall posts on the ground

Listing NGR: TM2296176880

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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