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Latitude: 51.4612 / 51°27'40"N
Longitude: -3.4506 / 3°27'2"W
OS Eastings: 299318
OS Northings: 174579
OS Grid: SS993745
Mapcode National: GBR HK.M4S1
Mapcode Global: VH6F8.4JNP
Entry Name: Rose Cottage, including forecourt garden walls
Listing Date: 3 February 1981
Last Amended: 16 September 1999
Source ID: 13232
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Adjacent (to W) of Town Gate.
County: Vale of Glamorgan
Community: Cowbridge with Llanblethian (Y Bont-faen a Llanfleiddan)
Community: Cowbridge with Llanblethian
Built-Up Area: Cowbridge
Traditional County: Glamorgan
Probably early C19.
Two storey cottage built against the line of, or incorporating, the structure of the medieval town wall which extends as far as the South Gate which Rose Cottage adjoins. Rose Cottage has colourwashed stone rubble walls; slate gabled roof with stone stack at each end, smaller to left hand. Front elevation of two bays and centre doorway with two-light casement windows, the left hand first floor one set lower and with two taller windows on ground floor. Colourwashed brick gabled porch in centre with modern half-glazed door and modern glazed door to rear. Inside, right hand ground floor room with narrow chamfered beam with stops.
Stone rubble garden wall to front; to R turning at corner and extending as far N as Medieval S gate of tow; to L higher with rounded rubble coping. Gateway with iron gate opposite door of Rose Cottage; gate has slender iron uprights with scroll finials rising alternately above top and middle rails.
Late C18/early C19 cottage on line of town walls and adjacent to medieval town gate. Group value with adjacent listed structures.
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