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The Old Forge

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chelsworth, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0956 / 52°5'43"N

Longitude: 0.8939 / 0°53'38"E

OS Eastings: 598325

OS Northings: 248085

OS Grid: TL983480

Mapcode National: GBR SKM.QS5

Mapcode Global: VHKF0.FLXD

Entry Name: The Old Forge

Listing Date: 23 January 1958

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1351422

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276369

Location: Chelsworth, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Chelsworth

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Chelsworth All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

CHELSWORTH THE STREET
1.
5577
(north side)
Nos 10 and 12
(The Old Forge)
TL 9848 52/222 23.1.58
II* GV
2.
A C15-C16 timber-framed building with exposed timber-framing and plaster
infill. The origin 1 house stood at right angles to the road. Two storey
and attics, with a jettied upper storey. A later timber-framed and plastered
wing of one storey and attics was added to the east, making an L shaped
plan. Casement windows. On the west side there are some original windows
with moulded mullions. Roof thatched, with 2 dormers on the front (one
gabled). The west block has a C16 central chimney stack with 3 octagonal
shafts and the interior has a good C16 brick fire place.


Listing NGR: TL9832548085

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