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The Old Forge, Britford

Description: The Old Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319429

OS Grid Reference: SU1604427952
OS Grid Coordinates: 416044, 127952
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0507, -1.7725

Location: Britford, Wiltshire SP5 4DU

Locality: Britford
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 4DU

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Listing Text

(west side)

4/49 The Old Forge


Detached house. Early C18 with additions of late C19 and c1911.
Irregular Flemish bond, tiled roof with brick gable-end stacks. 2-
storey, 6-window front, with 1911 part to right. Door in gabled
porch to right with two 2-light cast-iron casements to right, to
left is one cast-iron casement, one wooden casement in blocked
segmental-headed doorway and one cast-iron casement. C18 part on
left has 3-brick plat band at first floor level. First floor has
three 2-light cast-iron casements to left with segmental headed
window in central gabled projection, early C20 part to right has
three 2-light cast-iron casements. Left return has wooden casement
with segmental head to ground and 2-light cast-iron casements to
first floor. Right return has gabled porch and two cast-iron
casements to ground and first floors. To rear right is outshut of
C19 and to left is 2 storey, 3-window range of 1911 with cast-iron
casements to both floors.
Interior not inspected, but R.C.H.M. recorded chamfered beams with
ogee stops and fireplace with timber chamfered lintel, in early C18
part of house. Chimney on north gable of C18 part (now central)
has datestone with SC/1723.
(Unpublished records of R.C.H.M. (England), Salisbury).

Listing NGR: SU1604427952

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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