Description: Rookery Cottage
Date Listed: 16 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 260536
OS Grid Reference: SJ5737632918
OS Grid Coordinates: 357376, 332918
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8920, -2.6350
PREES C.P. LOWER HEATH,
SJ 53 SE
7/78 Rookery Cottage
Farmhouse, now house. Mid-C17 with later additions and alterations.
Timber framed with painted brick infill; corrugated iron roof. One
storey and attic; apparently of 3 framed bays. Framing: square panels,
3 from cill to wall-plate, to front with V-struts from collar and long
straight tension braces to right gable end, partly replaced by brick
and painted black and white in imitation; mixture of square and rectangular
panels to back wall. Three casements to ground floor; left C19, centre
and right C20 with C19 raking eaves dormers directly above those to
left and centre. C20 boarded door to left with another boarded door
to far left. Red brick ridge stack immediately to left of centre.
Interior: full inspection not possible at time of resurvey (February
1986) but likely to be of interest.
Listing NGR: SJ5737632918
Source: English Heritage
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