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The Old Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Wingfield, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3446 / 52°20'40"N

Longitude: 1.2719 / 1°16'18"E

OS Eastings: 622961

OS Northings: 276880

OS Grid: TM229768

Mapcode National: GBR VKP.Y3R

Mapcode Global: VHL9J.0B8F

Entry Name: The Old Forge

Listing Date: 21 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032888

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280099

Location: Wingfield, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP21

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Wingfield

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Wingfield St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

WINGFIELD CHURCH ROAD
TM 27 NW
5/150 The Old Forge
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GV II

House. Late C15/early C16. Timber framed and plastered with a thatched roof.
1 1/2 storeys. Various casement windows; one eyebrow dormer in each roof slope.
Internal stack. To the north the converted smithy is linked to form a wing of
the house: single storey, with a hipped pantiled roof and mid C20 entrance
door. A former open hall house with storied ends; the stack is a later
insertion into the upper end of the hall. Part of an original hall window is
exposed on the ground floor. The open truss has been removed but the blocked
mortices for its arched braces can be seen in the wall posts on the ground
floor.


Listing NGR: TM2296176880

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