Building record MDR15187 - The Cottage, Main Road, Heath
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(Georgian to Victorian - 1830 AD to 1870 AD)
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The Cottage is a two-storey mid 19th century house that has been identified as making an important contribution to the Heath Village Conservation Area. It has been constructed from coursed squared coal measures sandstone, with a graded Westmoreland slate roof and red brick gable stacks. There is a central doorway with a heavy shaped stone lintel and plain planked door, flanked by a pair of casement windows. There are similar windows to the first floor level. All the windows have heavy lintels. The Cottage was previously known as Cottage Farm, and is part of the Chatsworth Estate; the fact proclaimed, like others in the village, by the Estate colours of Royal Blue. The large slates of its roof are a noticeable feature, as is the pointed doorway and planked door. (1)
Unpublished document: North East Derbyshire District Council. 2000. Heath Village Conservation Area, Character Statement. Building No. 7; pp. 8, 16.
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Centred SK 4470 6663 (14m by 12m)
HEATH AND HOLMEWOOD, NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE
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Sep 14 2017 11:24AM
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