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Description: Dirtness Cottage
Date Listed: 10 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 165059
OS Grid Reference: SE7500209831
OS Grid Coordinates: 475002, 409831
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5797, -0.8686
SE 70 NW BELTON A 18
(south side, off)
6/4 Dirtness Cottage
Former gate lodge. Mid C19 for John Brunyee of Sand Hall. Brown brick with
ashlar dressings. Welsh slate roof. Polygonal on plan, with canted south
end. Entrance to south-east has later C19 open porch with slender fluted
cast-iron columns carrying flat sandstone hood; C20 door beneath timber
lintel. 4 sides have 3-light windows with pointed lights, small panes and
central hinged casements in painted chamfered ashlar reveals. Deep eaves.
Crested ridge tiles. Hipped roof, central octagonal stack. Formerly the
south gate lodge to Sand Hall, matched by a garden outhouse at the Hall, and
the northern lodge at Godnow Bridge (qv). The porch may have been added
when the nearby Dirtness Pumping Station (qv) was built in 1867.
Listing NGR: SE7500209831
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Source: English Heritage
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