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3, Brook Street, Syston

Description: 3, Brook Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 May 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 189570

OS Grid Reference: SK6243411777
OS Grid Coordinates: 462434, 311777
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7001, -1.0775

Locality: Syston
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 1GD

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Listing Text


SK 6211 BROOK STREET (East Side)

9/104 No. 3



Cottage, dated 1686. Flemish bond brickwork with blue headers. Welsh slate
roof a C19 heightening. Cobble plinth in gable wall. Two storied, two unit
plan. Doorway slightly off centre, in renewed case, and outer renewed 3-light
horizontally sliding sash windows on each floor. Original lower right hand
window head visible; of less width, a straight vertical-brick head. The
original left hand lower window head is also evident, and the right hand
limit of its window survives as a straight joint. Elaborately moulded brick
string course, with dentils. Dated on a stone with initials N over I.I.
This is the earliest dated brick cottage in the County. Gable end stacks.

Listing NGR: SK6243411777

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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