The Old Forge, Lower End, Bubbenhall

Description of this historic site

The Old Forge, a smithy where wrought iron was made during the Post Medieval and Imperial periods. It is situated 200m west of the church at Bubbenhall.

Notes about this historic site

1 Building marked as Smithy.
2 Known as Jasmine Cottage. A former blacksmiths cottage and smithy. A 19th century red brick cottage and possibly with an earlier core, and with adjoining 17th century timber frame smithy, all under one corrugated iron roof with gable ends. The cottage is one storey and attic, has two three light casements in openings with segmented arched heads, and a central doorway with a later wooden porch. Small attic dormer with flat heads.
3 This is now a domestic residence with a tile roof.

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