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Rose Cottage and Brookside, Worsthorne-with-Hurstwood

Description: Rose Cottage and Brookside

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 December 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 184056

OS Grid Reference: SD8823631382
OS Grid Coordinates: 388236, 431382
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7786, -2.1800

Location: Worsthorne, Lancashire BB10 3LG

Locality: Worsthorne-with-Hurstwood
Local Authority: Burnley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB10 3LG

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Listing Text


3/52 Rose Cottage and Brookside

Farmhouse, now 2 dwellings. Probably c.1600, altered. Coursed sandstone
rubble with quoins, stone slate roof. Rectangular 3-bay plan with
through-passage behind reredos of former firehood, subsequently divided
into 4 units by lateral partition of central housepart. Two storeys; Rose
Cottage (the present left half) has original main doorway with broad
chamfered surround and triangular head, protected by a cut down porch with
lean-to roof; to left, and alterhed window at ground floor, with moulded
jambs, and a 3-light mullioned window above; to right, including Brookside,
all altered openings at ground floor (including 3 windows and 3 doors); at
1st floor, Brookside has 2 mullioned windows like that in Rose Cottage;
other windows at 1st floor altered or inserted. Very large external
chimney stack at left gable. Interiors: through passage in Brookside, has
timber-framed service end partition on the left (part removed), with
remains of stud-and-plank panelling; front room at this end has large
rectangular stone fireplace; at 1st floor, a scarf-jointed wall plate;
Brookside has beams with cyma-stopped chamfer; both have kingpost roof
trusses. Reference: RCHM pp.173-4.

Listing NGR: SD8823631382

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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