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Forge Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Leintwardine, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.3706 / 52°22'14"N

Longitude: -2.8044 / 2°48'15"W

OS Eastings: 345328

OS Northings: 275032

OS Grid: SO453750

Mapcode National: GBR BG.RN8Q

Mapcode Global: VH76M.BPS2

Entry Name: Forge Cottage

Listing Date: 19 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349759

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149517

Location: Leintwardine, County of Herefordshire, SY8

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Leintwardine

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Wigmore Abbey

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


3/51 Forge Cottage


Pair of cottages, now cottage. Probably C18. Probably for Richard Payne
Knight. Sandstone rubble, tiled roof and rear stack with brick shaft.
Rectangular plan with four structural bays and central rubble cross wall,
aligned north-east/south-west. One storey and attic. South elevation
has two windows, 2-light wrought-iron C18 casements in gabled dormers.
Ground floor casements have three lights. Ledged C18 door to right-hand
side. Rear elevation has small central projection with bread oven rising
to gable divided by brick stack. Interior has ledged doors with strap
hinges. Trusses have king-posts each with one queen post, providing jambs
for asymmetrical attic doors. Heavy beams with lamb's tongue run-out chamfer
stops. Oak floor boards, one with C18 initial "RK", possibly indicating a
batch of timber for Payne Knight.

Listing NGR: SO4532875032

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