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THE 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 FORGE

List entry Number: 1104145

Location

THE FORGE

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

County: Devon

District: East Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Branscombe

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Feb-1955

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Mar-1988

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 88714

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History

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Details

SY 18 NE BRANSCOMBE BRIDGE

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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National Grid Reference: SY 19714 88689

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