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Rock Cottage, Blockley

Description: Rock Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 126813

OS Grid Reference: SP1611534536
OS Grid Coordinates: 416115, 234536
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0090, -1.7666

Location: High Street, Blockley, Gloucestershire GL56 9HD

Locality: Blockley
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL56 9HD

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Listing Text

(North-West side)

Rock Cottage

Unusual early C19 villa, altered. Three storeys and gable-lit attic. Coursed rubble
with concrete slate roof; coped verges. Ground floor now basement with vaulted
terrace to 1st floor (present ground floor) in front. Three windows, triangular-
headed, modern casements and shutters; extended as French windows to present ground
floor; central gabled porch. Triangular-headed doorway in central arch below terrace.

The connection with Joanna Southcott "The Prohphetess" who lived here 1804-1874 is
important especially in view of the chapel on the other side of the road (now a
cottage q.v ).

Listing NGR: SP1611534536

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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