Description: Old Smithy
Date Listed: 4 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 322841
OS Grid Reference: NZ1488806197
OS Grid Coordinates: 414888, 506197
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4510, -1.7719
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18/140 Old Smithy
Disused smithy, now agricultural store. Probably late C18 and early-mid
C19. Rubble, pantile and corrugated sheet roofs. Single storey. T-shaped
plan, with older building to right, onto which later building has been added
at right angles. Older smithy: leaved board doors to left, board stable
door to right. Right-hand half of roof of corrugated sheets. Later smithy:
external chimney stack to gable, later truncated; left return: quoins, from
left, 2 window openings, leaved board doors below deep timber lintel of
reused beams; chimney to left. Interior: older smithy has scar of smoke-
hood on left, with corbelled stone stack at ridge level; later range has
deep hearth with curved oak lintel to left gable, with C20 bellows; 2 king-
post roof trusses.
Listing NGR: NZ1488806197
Source: English Heritage
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