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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.


List entry Number: 1057032



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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Whitelackington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Feb-1958

Date of most recent amendment: 29-Oct-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 264022

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WHITELACKINGTON CP - ST3715 Forge House 7/130 (formerly listed as part of Dillington Park Lodge) 4.2.58


Semi-detached house. Mostly C18 and C19, possibly with earlier origins. Ham stone cut and squared, ashlar dressings; thatched roof with hipped west gable, continuation to east; ashlar octagonal-plan chimney stacks with moulded caps, set in pairs. Two storeys; 3 bays, of which bay 3 is a projecting 2-storey porch. Casement windows of 3-lights, early pattern with iron-framed opening lights, the lower with timber lintels; projecting porch has a 4-centred chamfered archway below, with a C20 inner door in new frame; above a blind chamfered lancet window, with similar blind windows to sides at lower level: traces of a former opening to left of bay 1. Against west gable a single-storey wing of 3 bays with double-Roman clay tiled roof and brick chimney stacks; bays 1 and 2 have 2-light leaded windows in brick- lined openings; bay 3 is a wide open porch with side doorways into the forge (still in use as such January 1986) and the main house. Interiors not seen. Attached on east side to Dillington Park Lodge (q.v).

Listing NGR: ST3787715386

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National Grid Reference: ST 37877 15386


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