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Latitude: 51.7835 / 51°47'0"N
Longitude: -0.5218 / 0°31'18"W
OS Eastings: 502064
OS Northings: 210455
OS Grid: TL020104
Mapcode National: GBR G6C.0X7
Mapcode Global: VHFRY.XF0N
Entry Name: Forge Farm
Listing Date: 19 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1101191
English Heritage Legacy ID: 157997
Location: Nettleden with Potten End, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP1
Civil Parish: Nettleden with Potten End
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Nettleden
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 01 SW NETTLEDEN WITH NETTLEDEN
POTTEN END (South side)
3/216 No. 9
- (Forge Farm)
Farmhouse, now a private house. Early C18, raised to 2 storeys and
greatly enlarged to rear mid C18, C20 E wing. Documented as home of Gash
family since 1756 who were village blacksmiths. Red brick, partly once
painted, with moulded wooden eaves cornice and steep hipped old red tile
roofs. A 2-storeys house facing N, set back from road, 3-windows wide.
Flush C18 casement windows with rectangular leaded panes and iron plate
casements. 8-panel door between 1st and 2nd windows from W with wooden
doorcase. Open pediment on carved trusses with cusped cross-member.
Formerly single-storey end-chimneys plan altered by adding another
storey and parallel rear wing with staircase, cellar, and low dairy at
SW half underground with low pantry over in depth of ground floor.
Straight joint on W end marks extension.
Listing NGR: TL0208210447
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