This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SO 51 SE COLEFORD CINDER HILL (west side)
4/5 No 2 (Forest House)
House, now hotel. Late C18. Coursed and dressed rubble stone, stone dressings, slate roof with wooden eaves modillion cornice, 3 stone stacks. Single range with outshut and mid C19 extension at rear. 2 storeys and attic. 4 sash windows, 12-pane, with grooved keystones, 4 small hipped dormers with paired casements.
Door in bay 2 with curved projecting hood on cusped brackets. Was home of David Mushet, first to produce good cast steel by the combined process of Bessemer and Mushet.
Listing NGR: SO5750010498
Copyright IoE Caroline Taylor. Source Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Taylor, Caroline
Rights Holder: Taylor, Caroline
Rubble, Slate, Stone, Georgian House, Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Hostel, Commercial, Residential Building