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42, Main Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Cottesmore, Rutland

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Latitude: 52.713 / 52°42'46"N

Longitude: -0.6642 / 0°39'51"W

OS Eastings: 490334

OS Northings: 313656

OS Grid: SK903136

Mapcode National: GBR DSF.T1Z

Mapcode Global: WHGLM.R2WF

Plus Code: 9C4XP87P+68

Entry Name: 42, Main Street

Listing Date: 21 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307629

English Heritage Legacy ID: 186619

Location: Cottesmore, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Cottesmore

Built-Up Area: Cottesmore

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Cottesmore, Barrow St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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7/51A No. 42


Cottage, formerly pair. Mid C19. By Henry Roberts.
Red brick with stone quoins, gable cornice, and dressings and Welsh slate
roof with brick and stone ornamental ridge stack. 2 storeys of 2 2-light
casements under 2 gables with 2 3-light casements below. On left end in
inner angle a 2-light, formerly door, and 1-light, and on right end in
inner angle a door and a 1-light. Further 2-light casements on end gables.
Roberts, as architect to the Society for Improving the conditions of
the Labouring Classes, was a pioneer in the field of working-class housing
and his designs were published by the Society for landowners and others
to use. This cottage, originally a pair, is to one of these designs.
Curl, J.S. The Life and Work of Henry Roberts 1805-1876, Chichester,
1983, p. 123 end fig. 41.

Listing NGR: SK9033413656

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