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THE OLD FORGE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE OLD FORGE

List entry Number: 1022492

Location

THE OLD FORGE, COMPTON ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Hilmarton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Nov-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 316377

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

HILMARTON COMPTON ROAD SU 07 NW (east side) 6/250 The Old Forge II Estate cottage and former forge, now one house, c1860, possibly on earlier core, built for Poynder estate. Rubble stone, some render, some decorative half-timber, Bridgwater tile eaves roofs. l 1/2 storeys. To left, former forge has rubble stone ground floor with 3-light mullion window to left, door and 2-light mullion window to right, windows leaded with hoodmoulds, broad stable door. Stonework probably pre-C19. Upper floor is rendered with two gables each with casement pair. Slightly taller right section is T-plan cottage with north stack, main gable to south, and large 2- storey gabled projections to west and east. Rendered ground floors, jettied half-timbered upper floors and gable finials. West projection has canted angles to ground floor and 2-light leaded window to front with Tudor-heads to lights. Curved brackets under angles of upper floor which has small 4-pane sash. Tudor arched door in south side wall. South end gable has framing to west side, jettied and roughcast south gable, paired sashes to ground floor and sash above.

Listing NGR: SU0208175175

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National Grid Reference: SU 02080 75174

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