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Description: Fairbrook Cottage
Date Listed: 21 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 176723
OS Grid Reference: TR0497860619
OS Grid Coordinates: 604978, 160619
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3078, 0.9395
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TR 06 SW HERNHILL FAIR BROOK
2/119 Fairbrook Cottage
House. C.16. Timber framed and exposed close studding with plaster infill,
part weatherboarded and part clad with red brick. Plain tiled roof. Hall
house with jettied cross wing. One storey and attic on plinth with 2 storey
cross wing, jettied, and returned down left front on dragon posts. Hipped
roof with gablets and returned hip and gablet to left. Central stack, the
top rebuilt. One wooden casement on each floor to left, and 1 wooden
casement to right. Boarded door to left in moulded surround. Interior:
inglenooks with well preserved bread oven; newel stair, moulded mantel
beams and pargetted walls. Plaster overmantel in upstairs room. Crude C16
work depicting the legend of Diana and Acteion with gadrooned surround.
Listing NGR: TR0497860619
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Source: English Heritage
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