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Brook House, Minsterley

Description: Brook House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 258992

OS Grid Reference: SJ3746704952
OS Grid Coordinates: 337467, 304952
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6387, -2.9255

Location: A488, Minsterley, Shropshire SY5 0BE

Locality: Minsterley
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 0BE

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Listing Text


11/85 Brook House


Farmhouse, latterly divided, now house. Mid-C17. Timber framed with
plastered and painted brick infill; rubblestone and brick plinth; C20 machine
tile roof.L-plan; 2 framed bays aligned approximately north-west/south-east
with one bay gabled cross-wing projecting to north-east. Framing: square
panels (3 from sole-plate to wall-plate) with short straight corner braces.
One storey and attic. North-west front: brick stack off-ridge to right on
cross-wing and C19 diagonal brick stack to rear; cross-wing to left with
Cl9 two-light wooden casement and boarded door to left; hall range projecting
to right with C19 two-light wooden casement in each floor of gable end and
exposed collar and tie-beam truss with queen struts and v-struts; left-hand
return front with 3-light wooden casements to right and boarded door to left
with gabled porch. Probably C19 lean-to addition at rear with slate roof.
Interior: chamfered beams with ogee stops; large open fireplace with
ogee-stopped chamfered lintel; old boarded doors with strap hinges.

Listing NGR: SJ3746704952

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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