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Brook House, Finchingfield

Description: Brook House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 115184

OS Grid Reference: TL6860133044
OS Grid Coordinates: 568601, 233044
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9703, 0.4530

Location: B1057, Finchingfield, Essex CM7 4NE

Locality: Finchingfield
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 4NE

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Listing Text

(east side)

3/41 Brook House



House, now divided into 2 cottages. C16, altered in C20. Timber framed,
plastered, roof thatched. 3-bay main range facing NW, with 2-bay crosswing at
left end, and axial stack at the junction. C20 stack to rear of crosswing, and
thatched single-storey lean-to extension beyond. Single-storey extension behind
right end, with internal stack and roof of red clay single and double Roman
tiles. Main range of one storey with attics, crosswing of 2 storeys. 4 C20
casements, and one more in gable of crosswing. One C19 horizontally sliding
sash of 8 lights in slated swept dormer. One plain boarded door, with simple
C19 hood, one C20 door. Exposed cambered collar on gable of crosswing, with
exposed ends of clasped purlins and wallplates. The interior of the main range
has a transverse beam with step stops. The crosswing has jowled posts and a
clasped purlin roof with curved wind bracing. RCHM 30.

Listing NGR: TL6860133044

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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