Description: Rose Cottage
Date Listed: 25 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 260830
OS Grid Reference: SJ4449133272
OS Grid Coordinates: 344491, 333272
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8940, -2.8265
ELLESMERE RURAL C.P. LYNEAL
SJ 43 SW
9/130 Rose Cottage
Farmhouse, latterly divided into cottages, now house. Early to mid-C17
with later additions and alterations. Timber framed with red brick infill
painted to front; straw thatch roof. One storey and attic; apparently
in 3 or 4 framed bays, formerly with central baffle entry. Framing:
slightly irregular square and rectangular panels, 2 and 3 from cill to
wall-plate, square panels to right and rectangular panels to left.
Short straight braces from wall posts to tie beam to left gable end,
which has queen-strut truss; V-struts from collar to right gable end.
Four C19 casements in panels of framing all except that to centre (probably
in position of former entrance) with cast-iron latticed lights. Boarded
doors to left and right with raking eaves dormer immediately to left of
latter. Red brick stack directly behind ridge to centre. Interior.
Not inspected but likely to be of interest.
Listing NGR: SJ4449133272
Source: English Heritage
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