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Latitude: 52.9762 / 52°58'34"N
Longitude: -1.8935 / 1°53'36"W
OS Eastings: 407246
OS Northings: 342099
OS Grid: SK072420
Mapcode National: GBR 37R.G29
Mapcode Global: WHBD4.WGH7
Entry Name: Rock House and Rose Cottage
Listing Date: 17 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1293379
English Heritage Legacy ID: 275052
Location: Alton, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST10
District: Staffordshire Moorlands
Civil Parish: Alton
Built-Up Area: Alton (Staffordshire Moorlands
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Alton St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
ALTON C.P. SMITHY BANK (East side)
13/56 Rock House and Rose Cottage
Pair of semi-detached houses. Circa 1840. Ashlar with edged herring-
bone tooling and smooth faced ashlar dressings; slate roofs with coped
verges; brick integral end stacks and ashlar integral end stack.
Tudor Gothic style; aligned north-south facing west, Rock House to the
north projecting west. Rose Cottage to the south. Rock House to the
left. Rose cottage set back to the right. Rock House: 2 storeys
with boldly projecting eaves cornice; 2 bays, 2-light chamfer mullioned
windows in rebated frames; central blind doorway with 4-centred head
containing a window. Rose Cottage: 2 storeys with boldly projecting
eaves cornice; 2 bays, 2-light chamfer mullioned windows in rebated
frames; central doorway with 4-centred head.
Listing NGR: SK0724642099
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