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Rockhall Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Leekfrith, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1567 / 53°9'24"N

Longitude: -1.9924 / 1°59'32"W

OS Eastings: 400604

OS Northings: 362179

OS Grid: SK006621

Mapcode National: GBR 245.13V

Mapcode Global: WHBC4.CXGB

Entry Name: Rockhall Cottage

Listing Date: 20 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293510

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275314

Location: Leekfrith, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST13

County: Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Leekfrith

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Leek St Edward the Confessor

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

LEEKFRITH C.P. -
SK 06 SW
SK 006 621
6/105 Rockhall Cottage
-
- II

Cottage orné, possibly used as a shooting box. Early C19. Rough-faced,
coursed stone; tiled roof of low pitch behind crenellated parapet.
Romantic composition in mock castle style. 2 storeys. Irregularly
fenestrated 3-window front; pointed arch casements set below parapet
to left and a pair to right with gablets over; further pointed arch
window to ground floor set between those on first floor; large 3-sided
projecting stair turret to left of centre with one small slit-light to
each face. Entrance to side. Picturesque extension to right close to
large natural cave mouth. Magnificent setting against the broken rock
face of the Roaches.


Listing NGR: SK0060462179

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

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