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Rose Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Withington, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4387 / 53°26'19"N

Longitude: -2.2153 / 2°12'54"W

OS Eastings: 385797

OS Northings: 393570

OS Grid: SJ857935

Mapcode National: GBR DQZ.Z9

Mapcode Global: WHB9N.YT9P

Entry Name: Rose Cottages

Listing Date: 21 July 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197942

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388254

Location: Manchester, M14

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: Withington

Built-Up Area: Manchester

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Ladybarn St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


698-1/23/835 (West side)
21/07/72 Withington
Nos.1 TO 9 (Odd)
Rose Cottages


Row of 5 small cottages, in small enclave set back from road.
Probably late C18; altered. Brick, mostly painted white, with
slate roof. Rectangular single-depth plan, each cottage
double-fronted and virtually blind-backed, mostly with
external privies attached to front wall. Two low storeys, a
10-window range facing south, some with small porches attached
to the doorways, all with altered glazing to the windows, and
Nos.3, 5, 7 and 9 with small privies attached to the wall to
the left of the door, all with mono-pitched roofs; No.3
undergoing renovation at time of survey. Stone plaque attached
to right-hand corner of No.9 inscribed "ROSE COTTAGES". Ridge
chimneys and gable chimneys. Small front gardens and footpath
approach. Rear: each has one small pantry window and one small
stair-window, no doorway. History: very unusual survival of
early form of industrial dwellings.

Listing NGR: SJ8579793570

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