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Rose Cottage, Preston

Description: Rose Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162872

OS Grid Reference: TL1764725002
OS Grid Coordinates: 517647, 225002
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9111, -0.2911

Location: Chequers Lane, Preston, Hertfordshire SG4 7TY

Locality: Preston
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 7TY

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Listing Text

(West side)

2/80 Rose Cottage


House. Early C18 exterior to probably older house. Red narrow brick in
Flemish-bond probably as casing to timber frame. A 2-storeys and attics,
two-cells, internal-chimney, lobby-entry plan house facing S with
single-storey C18 short W service wing set back from front and large
catslide rear outshut rebuilt in C20 with 2 hipped dormers on its roof.
The S front has a low stucco plinth, plat-band, 2 windows to each floor,
door between, and gabled timber porch. Light red dressings to window
jambs and corners of house. Cambered arches to ground floor windows.
Slightly recessed 2-lights small-pane, casement windows. Framed and
moulded plank door in moulded heavy frame. Small mullioned leaded
2-lights attic window in gable with plate casement. Purlin and
wallplate ends show in gable walls.

Listing NGR: TL1764725002

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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