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The Forge, Bowerchalke

Description: The Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 320655

OS Grid Reference: SU0211423396
OS Grid Coordinates: 402114, 123396
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0099, -1.9712

Location: 1 Church Street, Bower Chalke, Wiltshire SP5 5BE

Locality: Bowerchalke
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 5BE

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Listing Text

(west side)

6/72 The Forge


Row of three cottages, now one house. Late C17, altered C18 and
C19. Rubble stone with some flint and brick, thatched roof with
four brick stacks. Two-storey, 5-window. Glazed door to left with
two 3-light casements to left and blocked doorway, 3-light, single-
light and two 2-light casements to right, right hand bay is C19
addition. First floor has 3-light and four 2-light casements.
Left return has 3-light casement to ground floor and 2-light to
first floor. Rear has C20 door to right with 2-light leaded and
wooden casements to left, first floor with C19 raised brick eaves
has 2-light casements, flat-roofed C20 extensions to left and
Interior has two open fireplaces with cambered chamfered lintel on
stone jambs, chamfered beams with stepped stops, winding stairs
retained to rear. First floor has planked doors and timber-framed
partitions, 4-bay C17 collar and tie-beam roof retained despite
raised eaves.

Listing NGR: SU0211423396

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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