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Rose Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Sixpenny Handley, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9542 / 50°57'14"N

Longitude: -2.0058 / 2°0'20"W

OS Eastings: 399688

OS Northings: 117192

OS Grid: ST996171

Mapcode National: GBR 2ZV.3PF

Mapcode Global: FRA 66PL.8DP

Entry Name: Rose Cottage

Listing Date: 12 March 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119675

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469147

Location: Sixpenny Handley, East Dorset, Dorset, SP5

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Sixpenny Handley and Pentridge

Built-Up Area: Sixpenny Handley

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Sixpenny Handley with Gussage St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


1173/12/10000 Rose Cottage


House. Circa late C18; altered and extended circa mid C20. Ground floor flint, stone and brick; first floor cob. Straw thatch roof with half-hipped and gabled ends, and eyebrow eaves at front.
PLAN: 2-room plan with central entrance, right-hand [NW] room heated from a gable-end fireplace, and an unheated left-hand room. Circa mid C20 wing behind the left room.
EXTERIOR: 1 storey and attic. Almost symmetrical 2-window NE front. C20 3-light metal frame casements in enlarged openings with tile cills. Central doorway with plank door. Rear [SW] C20 rendered gable-ended wing on right.
INTERIOR: Ground floor; left-hand room has thin chamfered axial beam without stops; right-hand room has roughly framed ceiling and C20 tiled fireplace. C20 joinery, including plank doors. Late C19 cast-iron chimneypiece in attic chamber; attics ceiled but principals visible.

Listing NGR: ST9968817192

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