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The Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Barkby, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6826 / 52°40'57"N

Longitude: -1.0605 / 1°3'37"W

OS Eastings: 463610

OS Northings: 309851

OS Grid: SK636098

Mapcode National: GBR FZ0.P7

Mapcode Global: WHFK9.PT6S

Entry Name: The Forge

Listing Date: 9 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074502

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189475

Location: Barkby, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Barkby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Barkby

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

BARKBY

SK 60 NW MAIN STREET (North Side)

6/10 The Forge

GV II

Forge and other outbuildings. Mid C19. Brick with Welsh slate roof to forge,
Swithland slate to the rest of the range, which also has a cobble plinth.
A long single storeyed range, the forge to the left has a 3-light window with
cambered head, and double doors. Coped left-hand gable with stack. Roof of
long range slightly lower, and only a single doorway with timber lintel in
the front elevation.

Forms an important part of a group, and architecturally is in a style
characteristic of the Pochin Estate.


Listing NGR: SK6361009851

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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