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The Old Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Horstead with Stanninghall, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7254 / 52°43'31"N

Longitude: 1.3505 / 1°21'1"E

OS Eastings: 626345

OS Northings: 319465

OS Grid: TG263194

Mapcode National: GBR WGP.08C

Mapcode Global: WHMT2.QR9G

Entry Name: The Old Forge

Listing Date: 16 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178221

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228188

Location: Horstead with Stanninghall, Broadland, Norfolk, NR12

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

Civil Parish: Horstead with Stanninghall

Built-Up Area: Coltishall

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Horstead All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


8/55 The Old Forge.

- II

Blacksmith's house, dating from 1581, and extended, probably in 1732. Pebble-
dashed timber frame on flint plinth and brick with thatched roof. 'L'-shaped
plan, based on extended 3 bay plan, of 2 storeys with lean-to to west. Irregular
fenestration of C20 casement windows. Roof steps up, coincidental with axial
stack. East gable wall with flint panels, brick kneeler, date stone, brick
tumbling in and parapet verge with internal gable stack. Open brick fireplace
with timber bressuwers. C16 wall framing with jowled posts. Inserted axial
bridging joist in Hall, supported over fireplace by C17 moulded timber bracket.
Close spaced, stopped and chamfered floor joists add beams. Roof rebuilt,
possibly in early C18. (History of Horstead and Stanninghall. Percy Millican.)

Listing NGR: TG2634519465

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