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The Old Forge, Brailes

Description: The Old Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 305815

OS Grid Reference: SP3050739619
OS Grid Coordinates: 430507, 239619
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0541, -1.5565

Location: B4035, Brailes, Warwickshire OX15 5AU

Locality: Brailes
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 5AU

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Listing Text

SP3039 (North side)
Upper Brailes
14/52 The Old Forge

- II

House. Late C17. 2 builds. Regular coursed ironstone to right and limestone to
left. Steeply pitched thatched roof. Stone end and ridge stacks. Single storey
plus attic. 4-window range altogether. 2 entrances have plank doors, wooden door
frames and wood lintels. Doorway to left has a stop-chamfered lintel and small
overlight. Ground floor to left has a 3-light stone-mullioned window with hood
mould and label stop. To right and flanking the doorway a 3-light and 2-light
metal casement both with fragmentary remains of hood moulds. Attic floor has two
3-light and two 2-light metal casements partly in thatch. Interior: stop
chamfered beams and chamfered joists, inglenook fireplaces, one left with small
cupboards with decorated doors. Plank doors with strap hinges. Winder
staircase. Ground floor room to left said to have been used for shoeing horses

Listing NGR: SP3050739619

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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