1 to 7, Forge Square

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1258857
Date first listed:
16-Jan-1975
Statutory Address:
1 to 7, Forge Square, The Green, Leigh, TN11 8QR

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Location

Statutory Address:
1 to 7, Forge Square, The Green, Leigh, TN11 8QR

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

County:
Kent
District:
Sevenoaks (District Authority)
Parish:
Leigh
National Grid Reference:
TQ5490246573

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 22/03/2019

TQ 5446 19/666

LEIGH The Green Forge Square, Nos 1 to 7 (consec)

(Formerly listed as Nos 1 to 7 (consec) (Forge Square), High Street (north side))

GV II

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 five-light oriel, on inner return of projecting left range. Two storeys, six 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 two 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 Forge and Forge House form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ5490246573

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
445262
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.

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Date: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/07292/05
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John Clark. Source Historic England Archive
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