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Latitude: 51.7072 / 51°42'26"N
Longitude: -2.2179 / 2°13'4"W
OS Eastings: 385041
OS Northings: 200966
OS Grid: SO850009
Mapcode National: GBR 1MY.XS1
Mapcode Global: VH954.HCV2
Entry Name: Rose Cottage and Garden Wall
Listing Date: 28 June 1960
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1305396
English Heritage Legacy ID: 132954
Location: Minchinhampton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5
Civil Parish: Minchinhampton
Built-Up Area: Nailsworth
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Amberley Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO 8400-8500 MINCHINHAMPTON AMBERLEY
18/161 Rose Cottage and garden wall
Detached house. Mid-late C18; early C19 addition. Coursed and
random rubble limestone; ashlar and red brick chimneys; stone
slate roof, concrete tile to rear. Three-storey with 3-storey
parallel rear range. West front: 2-window fenestration, 6-light
timber mullioned casements with central horizontal glazing bar and
pointed-headed lights to ground and middle floors, similar 4-light
windows to upper floor, all with timber lintels. Formerly doorways
grouped at centre, one blocked, other with C20 door and timber
lintel. Further doorway to left with flat-roofed timber
latticework porch. Three ridge-mounted chimneys with plain caps.
North end: pointed arched lights to casement windows on front
range; single-window segmental arched casement fenestration to end
of rear range. Rear: leaded timber casements to unobscured part
of front range, otherwise all segmental arched casements. Single-
storey addition at south end is not of special interest. Interior
not inspected. Low coped garden wall has central pairs of gate
piers and similar terminal piers, all with weathered copings.
Hoop-topped iron railings and matching gate. This building is
Rose Cottage in D. Craik's novel John Halifax, Gentleman, 1857,
Amberley being disguised as Enderley.
(D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)
Listing NGR: SO8504100966
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