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WENTWORTH FORGE AT BUILDING YARD

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: WENTWORTH FORGE AT BUILDING YARD

List entry Number: 1132754

Location

WENTWORTH FORGE AT BUILDING YARD, CORTWORTH LANE

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

County:

District: Rotherham

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Wentworth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Aug-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 335582

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SK39NE WENTWORTH CORTWORTH LANE (north side, off)

4/74 Wentworth Forge at Building Yard

GV II

Blacksmith's workshop. Early-mid C19. For the Wentworth Estate. Dressed sandstone, Welsh slate roof. Rectangular plan. Single-storey, 3 bays. Boarded door to left of centre with plain lintel directly beneath eaves. 16-pane sash to left. Boarded garage doors to right under flat arch. Hipped roof, rooflight. Left return: boarded door flanked by renewed casements, lintels tooled as voussoirs. To right: 2 cast-iron doors to a narrow vertical cavity; blind window to right. Rebuilt end stack to left.

Interior: double hearth in workshop to rear. Narrow cavity on left return: fire-brick lined and originally backing onto another hearth; probably used for expanding iron wheel rims prior to fitting. Part of the estate workshop complex. Timber outbuildings to right return not of special interest.

Listing NGR: SK3931898175

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National Grid Reference: SK 39318 98175

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