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Rose Lea

A Grade II Listed Building in Witchampton, Dorset

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155278

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107603

Location: Witchampton, Dorset, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

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

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Listing Text

ST 9806
Rose Lea


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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