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Rose Cottage and Garden Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7072 / 51°42'26"N

Longitude: -2.2179 / 2°13'4"W

OS Eastings: 385041

OS Northings: 200966

OS Grid: SO850009

Mapcode National: GBR 1MY.XS1

Mapcode Global: VH954.HCV2

Entry Name: Rose Cottage and Garden Wall

Listing Date: 28 June 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305396

English Heritage Legacy ID: 132954

Location: Minchinhampton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Minchinhampton

Built-Up Area: Nailsworth

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Amberley Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


18/161 Rose Cottage and garden wall



Detached house. Mid-late C18; early C19 addition. Coursed and
random rubble limestone; ashlar and red brick chimneys; stone
slate roof, concrete tile to rear. Three-storey with 3-storey
parallel rear range. West front: 2-window fenestration, 6-light
timber mullioned casements with central horizontal glazing bar and
pointed-headed lights to ground and middle floors, similar 4-light
windows to upper floor, all with timber lintels. Formerly doorways
grouped at centre, one blocked, other with C20 door and timber
lintel. Further doorway to left with flat-roofed timber
latticework porch. Three ridge-mounted chimneys with plain caps.
North end: pointed arched lights to casement windows on front
range; single-window segmental arched casement fenestration to end
of rear range. Rear: leaded timber casements to unobscured part
of front range, otherwise all segmental arched casements. Single-
storey addition at south end is not of special interest. Interior
not inspected. Low coped garden wall has central pairs of gate
piers and similar terminal piers, all with weathered copings.
Hoop-topped iron railings and matching gate. This building is
Rose Cottage in D. Craik's novel John Halifax, Gentleman, 1857,
Amberley being disguised as Enderley.
(D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)

Listing NGR: SO8504100966

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