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The Rock Cottage, Alton

Description: The Rock Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 275039

OS Grid Reference: SK0713942244
OS Grid Coordinates: 407139, 342244
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9775, -1.8951

Location: Malt House Road, Alton, Staffordshire ST10 4AG

Locality: Alton
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST10 4AG

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Listing Text

SK 0642-0742
13/43 The Rock Cottage
- II

House, now 2 dwellings. C17 with later alterations and additions.
Ashlar, some with herringbone tooling; plain tile roof with coped
verges on shaped kneelers; brick ridge stack. 3-cell baffle-entry
plan; aligned north-south facing east, with extensions to the west.
One storey and attic with chamfered eaves band; 3 bays, C20 bowed
glazing bar casements to left and centre, 2-light chamfer mullioned
window with straight hood mould to right, C20 gabled dormer to right
of centre; original door to left of centre with massive lintel, C20
inserted door to left on the site of a former window with straight
hood mould. North gable: 3-light chamfer mullioned window to ground
floor right, casement to first floor centre in C17 frame with straight
hood mould. Interior: timber framed(square panels) partition wall
between central and north bays; chamfered and stopped ceiling beams.

Listing NGR: SK0713942244

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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