Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1104145

Date first listed: 22-Feb-1955

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Mar-1988

Statutory Address: THE FORGE


Ordnance survey map of THE FORGE
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Statutory Address: THE FORGE

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County: Devon

District: East Devon (District Authority)

Parish: Branscombe

National Grid Reference: SY 19714 88689


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7/42 The Forge (formerly listed as Smitn's Shop at Margels Bridge) 22.2.55 II GV Working forge. Late C18-early C19. Exposed stone rubble; thatch roof. Plan: forge with open-fronted shelter in front facing onto the road to the east. It is single storey with a former woodshed adjoining to right. Exterior: the front contains 2 doorways each with a window to right. The unglazed windows are shuttered externally. The left door contains a replacement 2-flap plank door, the right one is blocked. The present main doorway is in the right end from the former woodshed. The roof is half-hipped to right and hipped to left and carried down over the woodshed. Interior is open to the roof of the late C18 - early C19 A-frame trusses. A C19 forge is still in use.

Listing NGR: SY1971688692


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Legacy System number: 88714

Legacy System: LBS

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