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Swiss Cottages, Babworth Park, Babworth

Description: Swiss Cottages, Babworth Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 241026

OS Grid Reference: SK6906080795
OS Grid Coordinates: 469060, 380795
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3196, -0.9647

Location: Babworth Road, Clumber and Hardwick, Nottinghamshire DN22 8EP

Locality: Babworth
Local Authority: Bassetlaw District Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN22 8EP

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Listing Text

(west side)
SK 68 SE 2/8A Swiss Cottages,
Babworth Park
House, formerly 2 cottages. Late C18. Probably by Repton. Red brick with uncut
timber cladding simulating a log cabin. Slate roof with deep overhang at the eaves.
Single central red brick ridge stack. Single storey plus garret. 3 bays. The front
and rear both having a single projecting bay at opposite corners. Doorway with wooden
door. To the right is a single glazing bar Yorkshire sash, to the left, in the pro-
jecting bay, is a single 4-light glazing bar casement. The left gable with projecting
roof supported on wooden brackets and plain bargeboard has a balcony with carved
wooden panels and fascia supported on 3 wooden posts. There are 2 large glazing bar
fixed lights. Above is a doorway with wooden door and to the right a single 4-light
glazing bar casement and a further single similar single light glazing bar casement.
The rear has a doorway with wooden door. To the right is a single 2-light glazing
bar casement and to the left, in the projecting bay, a single 3-light glazing bar
fixed light. To the left are single storey brick and slate extensions. Interior:
some ground floor rooms have timber beams.

Listing NGR: SK7068180743

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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