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Dove Cottage manifold Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilam, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.0552 / 53°3'18"N

Longitude: -1.8003 / 1°48'1"W

OS Eastings: 413482

OS Northings: 350898

OS Grid: SK134508

Mapcode National: GBR 487.FP7

Mapcode Global: WHCDY.9GYP

Entry Name: Dove Cottage manifold Cottage

Listing Date: 15 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374574

English Heritage Legacy ID: 274456

Location: Ilam, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, DE6

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Ilam

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Ilam

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


8/98 Dove Cottage and
- Manifold Cottage


Pair of cottages. c1855. By George Gilbert Scott. Coursed and
squared limestone rubble with ashlar quoins and dressings; shaped and
hung clay tiles to attic storey; shaped clay tile roof with plain tile
bands; ashlar ridge stacks. Vernacular revival and Swiss chalet style;
pair of 2-room cottages forming a T-shape plan. 1 storey and attic;
Dove Cottage to right, projecting gable end of Manifold Cottage to left;
Dove Cottage: 1:1:1 windows; central 1½ storey porch with rustic and
painted barge boards; ground floor has 2-light chamfered mullioned
windows with chamfered surrounds containing casements; the 3 gabled
dormer windows are single light casements; the central one has a
bracketed sill, the two outer ones shaped and painted barge boards;
central convex shoulder headed doorway. Gable end to right has a 3-
light ground floor bay window with casements. Manifold Cottage: central
3-light ground floor bay window containing casements, with 3-sided roof;
shaped barge boards. Return wall has one single light casement to ground
floor and a gabled dormer with shaped and painted barge boards. An
essential element of the picturesque estate village rebuilt by Scott in
the 1850's.

Listing NGR: SK1348850897

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