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FORGE SQUARE

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: FORGE SQUARE

List entry Number: 1258857

Location

FORGE SQUARE, 1-7, HIGH STREET

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

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Leigh

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Jan-1975

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 445262

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

LEIGH LEIGH 5280 High Street (North Side ) Nos 1 to 7 (consec) (Forge Square) TQ 5446 19/666 II GV 2. 1886 by George and Peto. L-shaped range of buildings. No 7 is an upstairs flat reached by external covered wood staircase at right end. Fairly high pitched, gable ended tiled roofs. Tudor style. Ornamental projecting wood-shingled gable, with pierced bargeboards and 5-light oriel, on inner return of projecting left range. 2 storeys, 6 windows in all, inside the L. Left wing of coursed freestone has double-overhung end gable, half timbered and with plaster filling. Right wing facing road has 2 wide gables across full width, half-timbered and with plaster filling. Brick ground floor here and around angle below shingled gable. Irregular many-mullioned casements, some flat, some bays. Tudor arches to doorways, some of stone, some of carved wood. Tall, ornamental chimney of brick and stone. Tile hung left return.

South View, Nos 1 to 7 (consec) (Forge square), The Old Forge and Forge Cottage form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ5491346558

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National Grid Reference: TQ 54913 46558

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