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The Forge, Chilmark

Description: The Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 320333

OS Grid Reference: ST9687932684
OS Grid Coordinates: 396879, 132684
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0935, -2.0459

Location: The Street, Chilmark, Wiltshire SP3 5AR

Locality: Chilmark
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 5AR

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Listing Text

(south side)

1/107 No 1 (The Forge)


Cottage with attached disused forge. Circa 1700, C19 forge.
Dressed limestone, corrugated iron roof, formerly thatched, gable
end brick stacks. Two-storey, 2-window. Central planked door in
stone chamfered case, 2-light recessed chamfered mullioned window
to right and 3-light recessed chamfered mullioned window to left.
First floor has 3-light and 2-light mullioned window. Roof has
stone coped verges. Left return has 1-light recessed chamfered
window to ground, first and attic floors. Right return has 2-light
mullioned window to attic. Rear has mullioned windows, chamfered
central doorcase, now within C20 extension.
Interior has central through passage. Chamfered beams with stepped
stops, open fireplace with chamfered lintel on stone jambs, planked
doors. Forge has planked stable door to left, wooden shuttered
window and double sliding doors on rollers, tiled roof with brick

Listing NGR: ST9697832603

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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