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Description: The Gables, the Nook and Rooksmoor
Date Listed: 28 June 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 131999
OS Grid Reference: SO8423603137
OS Grid Coordinates: 384236, 203137
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7267, -2.2296
SO 8403-8503 RODBOROUGH ROOKSMOOR HILL
15/124 The Gables, The Nook and
Rooksmoor (previously listed as
Former detached house, now 3 houses. Mid Cl7; extensive late C17
or early C18 enlargement and alterations. Coursed rubble
limestone; rebuilt brick and concrete chimneys; stone slate roof.
Two-storey with attic; cellar to Rooksmoor; L-plan. Earliest
part appears to be The Gables and The Nook: 3 gables to north-
south orientated range, west side having single-window recessed
cavetto mullioned casement fenestration of 2 and 3 lights to left
gable, mixed timber casements to right with timber lintels.
Doorway between gables with C20 door and small casement above.
East side of range has later cross window fenestration.
Projecting forward to west from right gable is 2-gable range,
probably a later addition (now Rooksmoor) with 2-window cross
window fenestration below each gable on north side; 2-light
casement with hoodmould to attic gables, left recessed cavetto
mullioned, right chamfered mullioned with oval above. West gable
end: 2-window fenestration to cellar and ground floor, cross
windows to ground floor under combined hoodmould; 2-light cellar
casement to left of doorway with plank door and timber lintel.
Central upper floor cross window, 2-light attic casement above and
oval in gable apex. South side has 3 gables, left having 2-window
fenestration as on north side. Interior not inspected. Probably
built as mill owner's house.
Listing NGR: SO8423603137
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Source: English Heritage
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