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Latitude: 50.9974 / 50°59'50"N
Longitude: -3.7358 / 3°44'8"W
OS Eastings: 278292
OS Northings: 123431
OS Grid: SS782234
Mapcode National: GBR L5.KHFL
Mapcode Global: FRA 362G.SJ7
Entry Name: Former Forge About 70 Metres West of Ball Ham Farmhouse
Listing Date: 18 October 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1107291
English Heritage Legacy ID: 97529
Location: Bishop's Nympton, North Devon, Devon, EX36
District: North Devon
Civil Parish: Bishop's Nympton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Bishop's Nympton St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 72 SE BISHOP'S NYMPTON
6/6 Former forge about 70 metres west
- of Ball Ham Farmhouse
Forge, in use as outbuilding at time of survey (1987). Probably a late C19
remodelling of an earlier forge. Stone rubble, whitened to the front; slate roof,
gabled at ends; rear right stack with C19 brick shaft, right end wall cob indicating
an earlier structure.
Plan: Rectangular on plan, sited at Cott Cross crossroads, Ash Mill.
Exterior: The front elevation has large double doors to the left with a timber lintel
and a smaller doorway to the right, also with a timber lintel. The left return has
one smaller and one larger window with red brick dressings.
Interior: Not inspected.
Group value with Ball Ham, formerly the blacksmith's house.
Listing NGR: SS7829223431
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