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Rose Lea, Witchampton

Description: Rose Lea

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 107603

OS Grid Reference: ST9886006488
OS Grid Coordinates: 398860, 106488
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8579, -2.0176

Location: Pound Hill, Witchampton, Dorset BH21 5AP

Locality: Witchampton
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 5AP

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Listing Text

ST 9806
Rose Lea


Detached cottage. Probably early C17. Timber framed walls with brick infil.
Half hipped thatched roof, brick end stacks. One storey and attic. At right
angles to road. In this gable end, ground floor has 2 casements with glazing
bars. Attic has one horizontally sliding sash with lead lights. Entrance at
rear. Main (south) elevation has on ground floor, one casement with glazing
bars, and one horizontally sliding sash with part glazing bars, part lead
lights. Attic has one dormer with casements with glazing bars. Internally,
main ground floor room has large fireplace, part built up. Several chamfered
ceiling beams. Roof space not inspected, but cutting away of main tie beam
for a door suggests this house may be of open hall origin. (c/f Old House).
Plank and muntin partition by stair. (R.C.H.M. Monument 9. Dorset Vol V).

Listing NGR: ST9886006488

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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