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Brook Cottage, Great Witcombe

Description: Brook Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 135042

OS Grid Reference: SO9101214571
OS Grid Coordinates: 391012, 214571
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8297, -2.1318

Location: Great Witcombe, Gloucestershire GL3 4TT

Locality: Great Witcombe
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL3 4TT

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Listing Text

SO 91sW

7/92 Brook Cottage


Detached house. Late C17-early C18. Coursed squared and dressed
limestone; concrete tile roof; cream-coloured brick stacks.
Rectangular plan with later extension rear right. Symmetrical 2-
storey, 2-windowed facade lit by C20 three-light wooden casements,
probably replacing stone-mullioned casements. Central plank door
with a flat-chamfered surround crudely incised date and initials
'T.Y. 1755' on the lintel may indicate a change of ownership or
possibly the date of alterations. C20 casements to the extension
to the rear. Roll-moulded capping to the gable ends with moulded
kneelers, Stone ridge tiling. Gable-end stacks.
Interior: square-panelled timber-framed partition wall;
intersecting beams with deep flat chamfers, the spine beam being
narrower than the cross members; large stone fireplace with flat-
chamfered surround; bread oven with segmental-headed opening to
the right; open fireplace with bressumer beam in the adjoining
downstairs room.

Listing NGR: SO9101214571

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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