FORGE SQUARE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1258857

Date first listed: 16-Jan-1975

Statutory Address: FORGE SQUARE, 1-7, HIGH STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: FORGE SQUARE, 1-7, HIGH STREET

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: TQ 54913 46558

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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

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 445262

Legacy System: LBS

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