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Latitude: 50.8395 / 50°50'22"N
Longitude: -2.6045 / 2°36'16"W
OS Eastings: 357533
OS Northings: 104616
OS Grid: ST575046
Mapcode National: GBR MQ.WFYV
Mapcode Global: FRA 56FW.94Z
Entry Name: The Forge
Listing Date: 22 February 1984
Last Amended: 2 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1304149
English Heritage Legacy ID: 105791
Location: Evershot, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Evershot
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Evershot St Osmund
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 5704 THE COMMON
The Forge (Formerly
listed as 'Forge
Former Blacksmith's cottage and forge. Late C16 core, with C19 rebuilding,
extension and with C20 renovation. Rubble-stone and rendered walls, painted.
Rebuilt brick stacks at main gable ends. Slate roofs, hipped at left hand
and gabled at right hand. Two storeys. 3 windows, 3-light wood casements
with horizontal glazing-bars. Former forge at left hand end, two openings
with segmental arches over. Porch to cottage, at centre, rendered and
painted with pitched slate roof, plank door with one glass light, C20 in
traditional form. Interior: fireplace in south end of original cottage has
a relict bressumer and mortices for a timber firehood. Remnant of wattle-and-
daub fill. Remains of firehood visible at first floor level. Two cruck-trusses.
Heavy (4 in) chamfered ceiling-beam across Hall running north-south.
Listing NGR: ST5753304616
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