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Brook House, Lamarsh

Description: Brook House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114862

OS Grid Reference: TL8911235661
OS Grid Coordinates: 589112, 235661
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9872, 0.7527

Location: Bell Hill, Lamarsh, Essex CO8 5ER

Locality: Lamarsh
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO8 5ER

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Listing Text

TL 83 NE
(east side)
2/71 Brook House
House. C16. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 5
or 6 bays aligned E-W, gable end to road, main entrance to N. External chimney
stack to S of W bay, and internal chimney stack 2 bays from E end. 3 lean-to
extensions to N, one forming a catslide roof, and one lean-to extension to S. 2
storeys. The W gable end has 2 C20 casement windows on the ground floor and one
on the first floor. The garden elevation to the S has one pair of C19 french
windows with marginal lights, one C20 sash, 2 C20 casements and one C20 door in
glazed lean-to porch, and on the first floor 3 C20 casements and 2 C20 sashes.
There is an underbuilt jetty at the W end, and the 2 W bays have axial and
transverse beams and joists of horizontal section, all moulded. The beams and
joists in the E bays are heavy but plain. RCHM 6.

Listing NGR: TL8911235661

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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