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Description: Cotescue Park House with Cottage Attached at Rear
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 321757
OS Grid Reference: SE1062686891
OS Grid Coordinates: 410626, 486891
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2776, -1.8383
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SE 18 NW COVERHAM WITH AGGLETHORPE COTESCUE PARK
10/8 Cotescue Park: house with
13/2/67 cottage attached at rear.
House and cottage. Late C18 house with early - mid C19 extension and
cottage. Coursed rubble, some roughcast, with ashlar dressings, stone slate
roof. 2-storeys, house of 5:3 bays, with rear ranges at right angles to
left and right, and cottage attached to end of right range. Main house:
plinth, rusticated quoins. Central, C19, closed, flat-roofed porch with
6-panel door in eared architrave with pulvinated frieze and pediment. Sash
windows with glazing bars in moulded surrounds, that above door eared and
slightly raised in centre. Wooden modillion cornice. Shaped kneelers,
ashlar copings, corniced ashlar end stacks. Range to right: roughcast
rubble, stone slate roof. Sash windows with glazing bars in ashlar
surrounds and, in centre, on first floor, a medieval quatrefoil with shield
below. Shaped kneeler, ashlar coping, corniced ashlar stack to end right.
Right return and wing: roughcast rubble. Doorway with re-set lintel with
convex-chamfered, triangular-soffit lintel, inscribed "1662 GH" on face,
"AH" on spandrels. Cottage: 2-storeys, 2 first-floor windows. Openings in
ashlar surrounds. 6-panel C19 door below overlight. 12-pane unequally-hung
sash windows. Stacks between bays 1 and 2 and at end right. Left return:
rendered. C19 projecting square bay window on ground floor. Interior: main
house: early - mid C19 cornices, Victorian staircase. Initials over side
door said to refer to George Horner, d.l676.
Listing NGR: SE1062686891
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Source: English Heritage
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