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Gothick Cottage, Retford

Description: Gothick Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 240994

OS Grid Reference: SK7070781417
OS Grid Coordinates: 470707, 381417
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3250, -0.9399

Locality: Retford
Local Authority: Bassetlaw District Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN22 6PQ

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Listing Text

SK 78 SW 1/153A II

House. 1834. Brick with terracotta details. Pantile roof, with terra-
cotta coped gables and 2 brick gable stacks. Main front, 2 storey, 3 bay,
painted white. Central doorway, in slightly projecting porch with tile roof,
pointed moulded arched doorway with plank door and Gothick tracery fan light,
flanked by gabled buttresses topped by finials. Above a coat-of-arms and
ornate decoration to the eaves, plus a shield inscribed 1834. Either side are
pointed arched windows in moulded surrounds, with Gothick glazing bar sashed with
ornate hoods and aprons. Above 3 similar pointed arched windows, the central one
flanked by projecting, canopied niches containing statutes. Gothick traceried
eaves band.

Listing NGR: SK7070781417

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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