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Description: 52, Upper Brook Street (See Details for Further Address Information)
Date Listed: 30 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 144916
OS Grid Reference: SU4827629633
OS Grid Coordinates: 448276, 129633
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0640, -1.3124
UPPER BROOK STREET
SU 4829 NW
3/502 No 52
Heritage centre, formerly pair of cottages. Built of red brick in Flemish bond.
Side elevations brick in English bond to ground floor and tile hung above. Hipped
slate roof with 5 brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys. 3 windows. Centre projects
slightly with end blue brick quoins. 4 S-shaped iron ties. Windows have flat
rubbed brick voussoirs. Central 20 pane window with stone cills. End windows
16 pane sasnes with stone cills and moulded architraves. 2 C20 doors under original
rubbed brick flat arches. Rear elevation has 3 narrow 3 light windows (now C20
metal framed casements but with wooden frames intact). Ground floor interior has
wooden fireplace with lozenge-shape decoration and late C19 firegrate with leaf
design. Dado rail and plank doors. Semi-winder staircase. 1st floor has to left
side room an early C19 firegrate with lattice decoration, scrollwork and fluted
sides; to the attic room an early C19 firegrate with semi-circular surround and
Gothick motifs and to end room an early C19 4 panelled cupboard and probably another
early C19 surround though firegrate is boarded over.
Listing NGR: SU4830029685
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Source: English Heritage
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