Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1304149

Date first listed: 22-Feb-1984

Date of most recent amendment: 02-Jun-1986

Statutory Address: THE FORGE, THE COMMON


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Statutory Address: THE FORGE, THE COMMON

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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset (District Authority)

Parish: Evershot

National Grid Reference: ST 57533 04616


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EVERSHOT ST 5704 THE COMMON (North side) The Forge (Formerly 7/42 listed as 'Forge 22.2.84 Cottage') GV II Former Blacksmith's cottage and forge. Late C16 core, with C19 rebuilding, extension and with C20 renovation. Rubble-stone and rendered walls, painted. Rebuilt brick stacks at main gable ends. Slate roofs, hipped at left hand and gabled at right hand. Two storeys. 3 windows, 3-light wood casements with horizontal glazing-bars. Former forge at left hand end, two openings with segmental arches over. Porch to cottage, at centre, rendered and painted with pitched slate roof, plank door with one glass light, C20 in traditional form. Interior: fireplace in south end of original cottage has a relict bressumer and mortices for a timber firehood. Remnant of wattle-and- daub fill. Remains of firehood visible at first floor level. Two cruck-trusses. Heavy (4 in) chamfered ceiling-beam across Hall running north-south.

Listing NGR: ST5753304616


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Legacy System: LBS

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