THE OLD FORGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1108107
Date first listed:
25-Jan-1990
Statutory Address:
THE OLD FORGE

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE OLD FORGE

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

County:
Devon
District:
South Hams (District Authority)
Parish:
Kingston
National Grid Reference:
SX 64025 47964

Details

KINGSTON KINGSTON PLAIN SX 64 NW 4/27 The Old Forge

GV II

Cottage, one of a pair, formerly the village forge. Possibly C16 origins, but mainly C18 or C19 fabric. Rendered cob or rubble, thatched roof; one storey extension to left - the forge - slate roof. Main building has gabled wing brought forward at right end, formerly was 2-storey porch. Two storeys, 2 + 1 windows, mainly 2-light glazing-bar casements, but 3-light first floor left. Centred on main block is larger 2-light casement under a thatched hood, former doorway flanked by part-height raking buttress. Upper windows to eyebrows. Porch wing has small 2-light over larger casement, former door: door now set on left return of the porch. Large stack to right mainly in The Farriers (q.v.). To left, the former forge is a 2-windowed unit on one floor, with cross- mullioned C19 windows; high brick stack. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX6402547964

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
99619
Legacy System:
LBS

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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