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Rose Cottage, Alberbury with Cardeston

Description: Rose Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 258957

OS Grid Reference: SJ3650212385
OS Grid Coordinates: 336502, 312385
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7054, -2.9412

Location: A458, Alberbury, Shropshire SY5 9EJ

Locality: Alberbury with Cardeston
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 9EJ

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Listing Text

14/52 Rose Cottage

- II

Cottage. Circa 1700, slightly altered and extended in the mid- to
late C19. Timber framed with painted brick nogging on high painted red
sandstone/Alberbury breccia rubble plinth; rear wall rebuilt in coursed
red sandstone rubble (see straight joints); plain tile roof. End
lobby entry plan of 2 framed bays. One storey and attic. Integral stone
and brick end stack to left; large central gabled dormer with exposed
collar and tie-beam truss with queen struts, and C19 two-light wooden
casement. Framing: square panels, 2 from sole-plate to wall-plate.
C19 two-light wooden casement to right; 6-panelled door to left with C19
gabled wooden porch. Exposed collar and tie-beam truss with queen
struts in right-hand gable end; lean-to wash house to left with corrugated
iron roof, and lattice window and boarded door to front. Lean-to
addition at rear too. Interior: roof with single purlins and wind braces;
left-hand ground-floor room with plain joists and chamfered beam with
ogee stops; chamfered beam with ogee stops dividing bays; large open
fireplace has a chamfered lintel with ogee stops; corner newel staircase.
This is a largely unaltered example of a late C17 or early C18 squatters'

Listing NGR: SJ3650212385

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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