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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1362530
English Heritage Legacy ID: 182303
Location: Arkholme-with-Cawood, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA6
Civil Parish: Arkholme-with-Cawood
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Arkholme
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
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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