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THE OLD FORGE

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: THE OLD FORGE

List entry Number: 1356670

Location

THE OLD FORGE, BIRD-IN-HAND STREET

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

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Speldhurst

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Oct-1954

Date of most recent amendment: 24-Aug-1990

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 438594

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TQ 53 37 SPELDHURST BIRD-IN-HAND STREET, OLD GROOMBRIDGE 16/451 The Old Forge (formerly listed 20.10.54 as The Forge)

GV II

Former forge, now converted to garages. Probably C19. South end wall of Flemish bond red brick, the rest is weatherborded timber-framing on brick footings. Peg-tile roof.

Plan: Long low block on a rough north south axis.

Exterior: Gable-ended block with 3 front C20 garage doorways.

Interior: Not inspected.

Nonedescript in its own right this former forge provides variety and interest in this well-preserved estate village.

Listing NGR: TQ5297737717

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National Grid Reference: TQ 52977 37716

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