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Rose Cottage, Sherborne

Description: Rose Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 130643

OS Grid Reference: SP1712214649
OS Grid Coordinates: 417122, 214649
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8302, -1.7529

Location: Sherborne, Gloucestershire GL54 3DJ

Locality: Sherborne
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 3DJ

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Listing Text

SP 1714
9/206 Rose Cottage and attached wall
Surrounding walled garden to

Detached house and attached wall to walled garden in former grounds
to Sherborne House (q.v.). House, late C18-early C19 with later
C19 extension. Wall early C19. House; coursed squared and
dressed limestone with ashlar facade. Concrete tile roof and
ashlar stacks. Wall coursed squared and dressed limestone one
side, Flemish bond brick the other. Rose Cottage; rectangular
plan with later extension to left. Symmetrical, 2-storey, 3-
windowed facade to Rose Cottage. Paired 8-pane sashes within
moulded architraves. Band between floors. Central 6-panel door
with hall-light with geometric glazing bars. Flat hood with
moulded margin on moulded stone brackets. Two-storey extension to
left. Two-light stone-mullioned casement in gable end. Stacks
with moulded cappings at gable ends of main body. Rear wall of
house forms part of the southern boundary of a large almost
rectangular walled garden cl00m by 80m. The Bothy (q.v.) forms
part of the northern boundary, similarly part of the eastern
boundary forms the rear wall to an open-fronted store (q.v.). Wall
to garden up to 5m in height with flat capping.

Listing NGR: SP1712214649

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Source: English Heritage

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