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Rose Cottage, Rishton

Description: Rose Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 183905

OS Grid Reference: SD7198528914
OS Grid Coordinates: 371985, 428914
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7558, -2.4264

Location: Wilpshire, Lancashire BB1 4AS

Locality: Rishton
Local Authority: Hyndburn Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB1 4AS

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Listing Text

SD 72 NW
4/102 Rose Cottage

Farmhouse, C17, later altered and extended, now house. Coursed and
random rubble, slate roof with a brick chimney on the ridge, and a
lateral stack. L-shaped plan, 2 bays with a crosswing to west which
projects on north side. Two storeys; present entrance in angle on north
side covered by lean-to porch. Principal feature of interest is crosswing:
this has quoins, a large projecting chimney stack in centre of side wall
flanked by small chamfered windows (both blocked), and on each floor of
south gable a 4-light double-chamfered stone mullion window with a
hoodmould. First bay east of wing has a similar 5-light window, lacking
2 mullions (and now covered by glazed porch). Interior: wing has
box-framed partition wall with large cambered tie-beam at 1st floor; some
chamfered beams; stair turret incorporated in re-entrant at north east
corner under same roof. (Ainsworth Homesteads p.p. 349-55)

Listing NGR: SD7198528914

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Source: English Heritage

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