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Latitude: 50.8579 / 50°51'28"N
Longitude: -2.0176 / 2°1'3"W
OS Eastings: 398858
OS Northings: 106488
OS Grid: ST988064
Mapcode National: GBR 310.0QP
Mapcode Global: FRA 66NT.XFB
Entry Name: Rose Lea
Listing Date: 18 March 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1155278
English Heritage Legacy ID: 107603
Location: Witchampton, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21
District: East Dorset
Civil Parish: Witchampton
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Witchampton, Stanbridge and Long Crichel with More Crichel
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
Detached cottage. Probably early C17. Timber framed walls with brick infill.
Half hipped thatched roof, brick end stacks. One storey and attic. At right
angles to road. In this gable end, ground floor has 2 casements with glazing
bars. Attic has one horizontally sliding sash with lead lights. Entrance at
rear. Main (south) elevation has on ground floor, one casement with glazing
bars, and one horizontally sliding sash with part glazing bars, part lead
lights. Attic has one dormer with casements with glazing bars. Internally,
main ground floor room has large fireplace, part built up. Several chamfered
ceiling beams. Roof space not inspected, but cutting away of main tie beam
for a door suggests this house may be of open hall origin. (c/f Old House).
Plank and muntin partition by stair. (R.C.H.M. Monument 9. Dorset Vol V).
Listing NGR: ST9885806488
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