This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
LOWER HEYFORD FREEHOLD STREET SP4824 (North side) 10/59 Forge House and attached farmbuilding range.
House and barn. Probably C17, altered C18. Coursed marlstone rubble with wooden lintels; thatch roof with brick and rendered stacks. L plan. 2 storeys.
Irregular 4-window front has small canted bay windows in bays one and 2 flanking a segmental-arched window which was formerly a doorway, and at first floor has a 2-light casement and a 12-pane sash with heavy glazing bars; right bay has a 6-panel door plus a 2-light casement, and has a pair of 2-light casements at first floor. Roof has stacks to both gables and to right of centre. A lower service bay abuts the left gable wall. The right gable wall has a small casement and returns to a short rear wing which is probably a later addition. A thatched stone farmbuilding range adjoins to rear. Interior not inspected.
Listing NGR: SP4873624808
© Mr Roger Gilboy. Source: Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Gilboy, Roger
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Marlstone, Rubble, Stone, Thatch, Tudor House, Elizabethan Monument <By Form>, Stuart Domestic, Jacobean Dwelling, Farm Building, Agriculture And Subsistence, Agricultural Building, Barn