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The Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Coughton, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.2418 / 52°14'30"N

Longitude: -1.8842 / 1°53'3"W

OS Eastings: 408001

OS Northings: 260412

OS Grid: SP080604

Mapcode National: GBR 3JN.JFC

Mapcode Global: VHB02.9X78

Entry Name: The Forge

Listing Date: 1 February 1967

Last Amended: 21 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355402

English Heritage Legacy ID: 305323

Location: Coughton, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, B49

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Coughton

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Coughton with Sambourne

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

SP06SE (West side)
1/160 The Forge
01/02/67 (Formerly listed as Smithy,
Icknield Street)


Cottage and forge. Cottage c.1500 (VCH), forge possibly added C16 or early C17.
Timber framed; heavy timbering with curved braces and brick infill. Tile roof;
brick ridge and end stacks. 3-unit plan. One-storey and attic; one-window range.
Cottage has plank door and two C19 casements with glazing bars. Dormer with
horizontal sliding sash. Forge on left has plank door and 2 windows with
external shutters. Right return side has curved braces and C19 external stack.
Exposed framing to rear. Interior: Exposed timber framing and ceiling beams.
Open fireplace with chamfered bressumer. 8-panelled door. Winder stairs. Room
over forge has composition floor and 2 internal leaded windows. Heavy roof
timbers with curved braces and windbraces. Forge retains hearth. C19 brick cart
house with plank doors on left.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.III, p.74).

Listing NGR: SP0800160412

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