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Latitude: 51.2656 / 51°15'56"N
Longitude: -2.2873 / 2°17'14"W
OS Eastings: 380052
OS Northings: 151866
OS Grid: ST800518
Mapcode National: GBR 0RY.QJH
Mapcode Global: VH977.9GN4
Entry Name: The Forge
Listing Date: 16 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1058235
English Heritage Legacy ID: 266959
Location: Beckington, Mendip, Somerset, BA11
Civil Parish: Beckington
Built-Up Area: Beckington
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST8051 BECKINGTON CP BATH ROAD (West side)
House and attached former shop. C15, remodelled C16, refronted on gable end late C18, early C19 extension. Random
rubble, rusticated quoins, double Roman tile roof, 2 brick stacks, octagonal ashlar stack to rear wing. House with
traditional medieval alignment with gable to street frontage, refronted by a C18 cross wing, symmetrical facade. Two
storeys, 3 bays, sash windows with glazing bars in plain stone surrounds. Central door opening in a similar surround,
6-panelled door. Early C19 two storey extension to right, of lower height; coursed rubble, pantile roof. Single flush
mounted sash window with glazing bars to upper floor; shop front of 6-lights to ground floor, integral 6-panelled door,
top 2 panels glazed. C15 wing of one storey and attic, one bay, to rear; 4-light hollow-moulded stone-mullioned window
on ground floor. Door opening to left, plank door. Interior has moulded 6-panelled ceiling inserted in open hall in
C16, fireplace in 4-centred stone surround on first floor. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1982)
Listing NGR: ST8005251866
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