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Rose Cottage, Rochester

Description: Rose Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239742

OS Grid Reference: NY8328298650
OS Grid Coordinates: 383282, 598650
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2817, -2.2647

Location: Rochester, Northumberland NE19 1RB

Locality: Rochester
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE19 1RB

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Listing Text

NY 89 NW
16/82 Rose Cottage


Cottage. Probably C16 or C17 incorporating medieval masonry, altered C18 or
early C19. Random rubble and squared stone, including re-used Roman stones
and large squared medieval stones; Welsh slate roof. Two storeys, 2 broad
bays with central door. C20 door and sashes in C18 or early C19 openings.
Gabled roof with flat coping. Renewed brick end stack and corniced ridge
stack. Very large roughly-chamfered plinth to rear.

Walls c.4 ft. thick on ground floor, a little thinner above.

Within the walls of High Rochester Roman Fort.

Listing NGR: NY8328298650

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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