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Description: Rose Cottage and Adjoining Outbuildings and Boundary Wall
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
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SK 7610 - 7710 SOMERBY HIGH STREET
19/133 Rose Cottage and
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
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Source: English Heritage
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