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Rose Cottage (No.1), Bath

Description: Rose Cottage (No.1)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 2011
English Heritage Building ID: 1406152

OS Grid Reference: ST7335762505
OS Grid Coordinates: 373357, 162505
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3610, -2.3840

Locality: Bath
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA2 2TD

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Listing Text


A detached dwelling, of late C18 or early C19 date, with a C20 addition.

Reason for Listing

* Architectural interest: as a substantially intact pre-1840 dwelling, constructed of rubble stone.


Rose Cottage was first constructed in the late C18 or early C19. An addition was built in the C20.


MATERIALS: painted rubble stone walls, and a double Roman tile roof.

PLAN: a symmetrical range, set gable to road, with a main front facing north, and with a single storey rear wing.

EXTERIOR: two storeys, and two bays wide. All the twelve pane sashes have heavy tooled cills, but that to the right of the door is deeper, and original sashes. The central panelled door stands under a peaked stone hood on brackets. The roof has coped verges, each with a stack. Both gables are plain, although the rear has the lean-to range across part of its width, and continuing beyond the far gable.

INTERIOR: not inspected.

Source: English Heritage

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