Description: Rose Cottage
Date Listed: 23 November 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 290581
OS Grid Reference: TQ1256954481
OS Grid Coordinates: 512569, 154481
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2784, -0.3875
LITTLE BOOKHAM LITTLE BOOKHAM STREET
TQ/15/SW (west side)
23.11.73 No.21 (Rose Cottage)
House, with added cottage, now all one dwelling. Probably C17, rebuilt in mid
C18 (date inscribed on bricks at 1st floor), and cottage added. Red brick in
Flemish bond, red tile roof. Formerly 2-unit single-depth plan, with 3rd unit
added at right-hand end and lean-to addition to rear. Two storeys and 3 bays;
vertical joint between 2nd and 3rd bays; doorway to the left of this joint and
close to it, with pegged wooden doorcase, board door, and modern open porch;
this part has 3 segmental-headed 2-light casements at ground floor, two 2-light
casements at 1st floor, and 2 bricks in the centre inscribed "LM. 1746". The
addition to the right has a large 3-light casement on each floor. Gable chimneys.
The rear lean-to has 2 external chimneys on its rear wall. Interior: rebuilt
rectangular fireplace with original salt-recess; large tie-beam in 1st bay, and one
windbrace visible in 2nd bay.
Listing NGR: TQ1256954481
Source: English Heritage
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