Description: Old Forge Cottage
Date Listed: 14 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 314477
OS Grid Reference: ST8721658939
OS Grid Coordinates: 387216, 158939
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3294, -2.1849
ST 85 NE HILPERTON TROWBRIDGE ROAD
7/29 Nos 116 (Old Forge Cottage) and
117 (Willow Cottage)
Pair of cottages. Late C17. Rubble stone, stone slate roof with
coped verges, stone stack to right and brick stack opposite door to
No 117. Baffle entry. Two-storey, 7-window. C20 gabled porch
to No 117 with 2-light recessed chamfered mullioned casement with
fillets to left and two to right. No 116 has glazed door in
chamfered surround and two 2-light mullioned casements to right.
Continuous moulded lintel string course, carried up over door
lintel. First floor with seven 2-light mullioned casements.
Left return has 2-light C20 casement to ground floor and two 2-
light mullioned casements to first floor, 2-light mullioned
casement to attic. Right return has C20 ground floor casement,
C20 flat-roofed porch. Rear has 1970s two-storey addition to No
117. French windows to first floor opening onto flat roof of
single-storey extension to No 116. C20 attic dormers.
Interior of No 116 said to have open fireplace, but no beams. No
117 said to retain chamfered beams and open fireplace.
Listing NGR: ST8721658939
Source: English Heritage
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