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The Rock Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Alton, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9775 / 52°58'39"N

Longitude: -1.8951 / 1°53'42"W

OS Eastings: 407139

OS Northings: 342244

OS Grid: SK071422

Mapcode National: GBR 37R.7PL

Mapcode Global: WHBD4.VFR7

Entry Name: The Rock Cottage

Listing Date: 17 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037890

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275039

Location: Alton, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST10

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Alton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Alton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

ALTON C.P. MALTHOUSE ROAD (West side)
SK 0642-0742
13/43 The Rock Cottage
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- 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

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