The Forge

6 Jul 2002
The Forge, Swine Hill, Harlaxton, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG32 1JA
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The Forge, 77 High Street, Harlaxton, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG32 1JA
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

HARLAXTON SK8832 HIGH STREET 1315-0/14/197 (East side) 24/09/79 No.77 The Forge (Formerly Listed as: SWINE HILL The Forge) GV II

House. Dated 1794, remodelled c1830, with addition in matching style late C20. Brick with ashlar dressings and renewed plain tile roofs. 2 stone gable stacks with coped square double flues. Dentillated eaves, coped gables. 2 storeys; 3 window range. Openings have stone surrounds and mullions and leaded glazing, under earlier brick flat arches. Central 2-light window with, above it, a datestone inscribed "GDG 1794". On either side, a 3-light window. Central Tudor arched stone doorcase with adjoining single light window to right, under a common label mould. C20 door. Beyond, a 3-light window on each side. To left, single storey garage.

This building is one of those rebuilt c1790-1820 by George de Ligne Gregory and remodelled in a picturesque style c1820-1840 by Gregory Gregory, successive Lords of the Manor of Harlaxton.

(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N, Harris J & Antram N: Lincolnshire: London: 1964-1989: 361-362; Rowlands G: Harlaxton Manor: Harlaxton: 1984-: 20-29).

Listing NGR: SK8853632548


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1496 IOE Records taken by Terence G Onyon; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Terence G. Onyon. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Onyon, Terence G.

Rights Holder: Onyon, Terence G.


Ashlar, Brick, Stone, Tile, Georgian House, Monument (By Form), Domestic, Dwelling, Date Stone, Commemorative, Commemorative Stone, Commemorative Monument