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The Forge, Bilsdale Midcable

Description: The Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 333078

OS Grid Reference: SE5689494652
OS Grid Coordinates: 456894, 494652
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3443, -1.1263

Locality: Bilsdale Midcable
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: TS9 7LE

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Listing Text

SE 59 SE
18/20 The Forge
House, 3 builds. Centre section dated 1723 on a chimney. Extensions
at either side probably later C18 and C19. Centre herringbone-
tooled coursed sandstone, right side stonework larger similar
sandstone, left side pecked sandstone. Low plinth to centre and
left. Pantiled roof with stone ridge, copings and stacks. 2 storeys,
1, 2 and 1 bays.
Boarded door at right of left bay. All front windows Yorkshire
sashes with stone cills; tooled-and-margined lintels in centre,
plain to left, herringbone-tooled to right. Corniced ashlar stacks
at left ends of earlier parts; herringbone-tooled stack to right.
Rear elevation shows recent extension, under catslide roof, in
matching materials but with 5 modern casements and a glazed door.
Interior of old part has chamfered main beam and joists. One
original plain principal-rafter roof truss but ridge piece, purlins
and some principal rafters replaced elsewhere in the roof.

Listing NGR: SE5689494652

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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