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Description: Brook House
Date Listed: 11 October 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 178142
OS Grid Reference: TR3121054568
OS Grid Coordinates: 631210, 154568
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2434, 1.3113
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EASTRY BROOK STREET
3/111 Brook House
House. 1710 for Thomas Boteler, extended c.1907. Red brick and plain tiled
roof. Two storeys and attic with discontinuous moulded plat band and boxed
eaves to hipped roof with 2 pedimented dormers and stacks to left and to
right. Regular fenestration of 5 glazing bar sashes on first floor and 4
on ground floor with keyed and gauged heads. Central door of 6 raised and
fielded panels with traceried semi-circular fanlight and open pediment on
fluted pilasters. Interior; stair with ramped, moulded handrail on heavy
newels with barley-sugar twist balusters on dog-leg plan, 4 flights in all.
Panelled rooms on both main floors with dado and moulded cornices and
dentil cornices over main doorways. Lugged and pulvinated marble fire-surrounds
and bolection moulded surrounds. Many original doors and fitted cupboards
with H and L shaped and butterfly shaped hinges. Rear wing with early C20
kitchen range and copper and bathroom fittings. (See Igglesden, 19, 63).
Listing NGR: TR3121054568
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Source: English Heritage
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