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Rose Cottages, Eggleston

Description: Rose Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111815

OS Grid Reference: NY9984523641
OS Grid Coordinates: 399845, 523641
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6079, -2.0039

Location: B6282, Eggleston, Durham DL12 0AQ

Locality: Eggleston
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 0AQ

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Listing Text

EGGLESTON B6282 (North side)
25/14 Rose Cottages, Nos.
1 and 2

4 estate cottages, now 2 houses. Circa 1840. Coursed squared sandstone with
ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with stone gable copings. U-plan. 2-storey,
4-bay central block flanked by front gables of side ranges with 3-bay returns.

Drip moulds and chamfered stone surrounds to doors in outer bays of main block.
Similar treatment to 2-light mullioned windows in inner bays and in slightly
set-back gable ends; single lights in gable peaks at either side. Elaborately-
moulded kneelers support wide gable copings. Main block has end, and paired
central ridge diagonal corniced ashlar chimneys. Returns have two 2-light
windows and door in similar style, and paired central ridge chimneys. Marked
on O.S. map as Rose Cottage and Church Bank.

Listing NGR: NY9984523641

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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