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Rose Cottage and Adjoining Outbuildings and Boundary Wall, Somerby

Description: Rose Cottage and Adjoining Outbuildings and Boundary Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 189890

OS Grid Reference: SK7791510586
OS Grid Coordinates: 477915, 310586
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6874, -0.8487

Locality: Somerby
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE14 2PZ

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Listing Text


(north side)
19/133 Rose Cottage and
adjoining out-
buildings and
boundary wall


House and adjoining outbuildings and boundary wall, now a house.
Early C18 and early C19, with late C19 and C20 alterations.
Dressed limestone, coursed and squared ironstone with ashlar
dressings and natural and artificial slate roofs. 3 stone gable
stacks and single brick ridge stack. 2 storeys plus garrets, 3
bays. L-plan. Street front has 3 tall glazing bar sashes, and
above, 3 smaller similar sashes. East side has gabled wing to
left with a lean-to addition with a crenellated parapet. To
right, half-glazed door flanked to left by an unglazed opening,
both with multiple keystoned heads. Above it, a glazing bar
sash. Above again, to left, a small square,casement to the
garret. Rear has lean-to full width addition, with 3 leaded
casements. Above, gabled dormer, 1986. 2 storey rear wing, 6
bays, has irregular fenestration with C19 casements and sliding

Listing NGR: SK7791510586

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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