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The Old Forge The Old Smithy, Castle Combe

Description: The Old Forge The Old Smithy

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 317261

OS Grid Reference: ST8482677342
OS Grid Coordinates: 384826, 177342
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4948, -2.2200

Location: B4039, Castle Combe, Wiltshire SN14 7HF

Locality: Castle Combe
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 7HF

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Listing Text

ST 8477
6/170 The Old Smithy and No. 9
(The Old Forge)


Pair of cottages, late C17 or early C18, rubble stone with plain
tile roof, coped gables. Stacks to rear chimney gable ridge,
north end wall and north end wall of extension to No. 9. 2
storey, 4 window main range extended by one window range at north
end. Main range has one recessed ovolo-moulded 2-light window and
3 timber casements. Ground floor has 3-light ovolo-moulded window
with hoodmould and relieving arch over, door in flush stone
doorcase, 3-light recessed ovolo-moulded window with hoodmould,
door to No. 9 between buttresses and a timber casement to right.
End extension has timber casement window to each floor. Leaded
lights. South end wall has relieving arch over upper window.
Large fireplace with timber lintel to rear wall, cross passage with
smaller fireplace backing on in The Old Smithy.

Listing NGR: ST8482677342

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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