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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.


List entry Number: 1142054



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


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Stithians

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Jun-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 66236

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2/250 The Old Forge -


Blacksmith's house. Circa mid C19. Granite rubble with granite dressings. Grouted slate half-hipped roof with C20 brick chimneys over side walls. Plan: Double depth plan with 2 front rooms flanking a central passage landing to a large rear entrance hall and stair. Left-hand room is wider, probably the original kitchen/living room with back kitchen behind; right hand room is probably original rear porch. Exterior: 2 storeys. Nearly symmetrical 3 window east front with doorway central to fenestration. Possibly original panelled door with top panels replaced with pane of glass. Circa late C19 or C20 6-pane horned sashes. Rear is unspoiled and has gable- ended stone porch right of middle. Original 6-panel door. Possibly original 6-pane hornless sashes to first floor openings, horned copy to ground floor right, otherwise C20 windows in original openings. Ground floor openings have granite lintels, first floor openings have segmental brick arches. Interior: Where inspected has original carpentry and joinery, details including dog- leg stair with stick balusters and turned newels.

Listing NGR: SW7247837083

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National Grid Reference: SW 72478 37083


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