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Smithy Cottage, the Forge, and Former Smithy Adjoining to North

A Grade II Listed Building in Arkholme-with-Cawood, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.1438 / 54°8'37"N

Longitude: -2.64 / 2°38'24"W

OS Eastings: 358286

OS Northings: 472183

OS Grid: SD582721

Mapcode National: GBR BN0J.7B

Mapcode Global: WH951.F32M

Entry Name: Smithy Cottage, the Forge, and Former Smithy Adjoining to North

Listing Date: 4 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362530

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182303

Location: Arkholme-with-Cawood, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA6

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Arkholme-with-Cawood

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Arkholme

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 57 SE
4/9 Smithy Cottage, The Forge, and
former smithy adjoining to north


Pair of houses and smithy, c.1817. Slobbered rubble with slate roof. 2
storeys. House windows and doors have plain stone surrounds. Smithy
Cottage, at the left, has a ground-floor window with glazing bars, one
pane opening. On the 1st floor are 2 windows, with 6-pane and 4-pane
sashes. Door at right. Left-hand gable chimney. The Forge is of one bay
having windows with small panes, some opening as casements. Door at left.
At the right is a 1st floor door, reached by a flight of external stone
steps against the projecting wall of the smithy. Chimneys at left, and at
right in wall of smithy. The smithy has a wide opening at the left, with
curved timber lintel, the area inside being open to the street. Above is a
blocked opening wih timber lintel. To the right are a door and a window,
both with plain reveals, the window with an external wooden shutter.
Chippindall, W.H. 'The History of the Township of Arkholme', Chetham Soc.
N.S. 90, p.46.

Listing NGR: SD5828672183

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