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Number 2a (The Old Forge House) and Attached Outbuildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3067 / 52°18'24"N

Longitude: -0.5923 / 0°35'32"W

OS Eastings: 496075

OS Northings: 268556

OS Grid: SP960685

Mapcode National: GBR DYK.733

Mapcode Global: VHFPD.P970

Entry Name: Number 2a (The Old Forge House) and Attached Outbuildings

Listing Date: 17 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1286865

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232325

Location: Higham Ferrers, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN10

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Higham Ferrers

Built-Up Area: Higham Ferrers

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Higham Ferrers St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

HIGHAM FERRERS COLLEGE STREET
SP9668NW (East side)
18/26 No.2A (The Old Forge House)
and attached outbuildings
GV II

House and forge, now house. Early and mid C18 and C19. Regular coursed limestone
with concrete tile roof. Originally 2-unit plan with forge to right and central
carriage arch. 2 storeys. 4-window range of C19 and C20 casement and sash
windows, some with glazing bars, under wood lintels. Central carriage arch with
plank doors and shallow arch head. Stable door to far right under wood lintel.
Brick stack at ridge. Range of early C18 former stables attached to rear form
part of Green Dragon Hotel (q.v.) and have pantile roofs and tall stone stacks.
Interior not inspected.


Listing NGR: SP9607568556

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