THE FORGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1058235
Date first listed:
16-Nov-1984
Statutory Address:
THE FORGE, 5, BATH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE FORGE, 5, BATH ROAD

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Mendip (District Authority)
Parish:
Beckington
National Grid Reference:
ST 80052 51866

Details

ST8051 BECKINGTON CP BATH ROAD (West side)

15/12 No.5 (The Forge) -

GV II

House and attached former shop. C15, remodelled C16, refronted on gable end late C18, early C19 extension. Random rubble, rusticated quoins, double Roman tile roof, 2 brick stacks, octagonal ashlar stack to rear wing. House with traditional medieval alignment with gable to street frontage, refronted by a C18 cross wing, symmetrical facade. Two storeys, 3 bays, sash windows with glazing bars in plain stone surrounds. Central door opening in a similar surround, 6-panelled door. Early C19 two storey extension to right, of lower height; coursed rubble, pantile roof. Single flush mounted sash window with glazing bars to upper floor; shop front of 6-lights to ground floor, integral 6-panelled door, top 2 panels glazed. C15 wing of one storey and attic, one bay, to rear; 4-light hollow-moulded stone-mullioned window on ground floor. Door opening to left, plank door. Interior has moulded 6-panelled ceiling inserted in open hall in C16, fireplace in 4-centred stone surround on first floor. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1982)

Listing NGR: ST8005251866

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
266959
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in November, (1981)

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 05 Oct 1999
Reference: IOE01/00662/07
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Ronald J Smith. Source Historic England Archive
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