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Brook House, Wigmore

Description: Brook House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 150238

OS Grid Reference: SO4133468973
OS Grid Coordinates: 341334, 268973
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3157, -2.8620

Location: Castle Street, Wigmore, County of Herefordshire HR6 9UD

Locality: Wigmore
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR6 9UD

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Listing Text

SO 4068 - 4168
Brook House
House. C16, remodelled early to mid-C19. Timber-framed but refronted
and refaced in brick with shallow-pitched slate roof and rear brick stacks.
Two storeys. Five bays with small gable above fourth entrance bays Windows
all have cambered heads and stone sills; the ground floor windows are 16-pane
sashes with moulded architraves, the first floor windows are of eight panes.
The main entrance has a gabled timber porch with trellis infill and the door-
way has a moulded round head, pilasters, a door with six raised and fielded
panels and a traceried fanlight. Interior: has some exposed wall framing and
some original moulded ceiling beams and joists. There is also said to be a
large fireplace and in the main entrance hall is a C19 geometrical staircase
with a moulded handrail. (RCHM, Herefs, III, p 210, item 15).

Listing NGR: SO4133468973

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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