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Rose Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Eggleston, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6079 / 54°36'28"N

Longitude: -2.0039 / 2°0'14"W

OS Eastings: 399845

OS Northings: 523641

OS Grid: NY998236

Mapcode National: GBR GHF4.YY

Mapcode Global: WHB45.6F0T

Entry Name: Rose Cottages

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054803

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111815

Location: Eggleston, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Eggleston

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Eggleston

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

EGGLESTON B6282 (North side)
25/14 Rose Cottages, Nos.
1 and 2

4 estate cottages, now 2 houses. Circa 1840. Coursed squared sandstone with
ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with stone gable copings. U-plan. 2-storey,
4-bay central block flanked by front gables of side ranges with 3-bay returns.

Drip moulds and chamfered stone surrounds to doors in outer bays of main block.
Similar treatment to 2-light mullioned windows in inner bays and in slightly
set-back gable ends; single lights in gable peaks at either side. Elaborately-
moulded kneelers support wide gable copings. Main block has end, and paired
central ridge diagonal corniced ashlar chimneys. Returns have two 2-light
windows and door in similar style, and paired central ridge chimneys. Marked
on O.S. map as Rose Cottage and Church Bank.

Listing NGR: NY9984523641

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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