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Cottage Approximately 20 Metres to South West of Brook House, Leebotwood

Description: Cottage Approximately 20 Metres to South West of Brook House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259595

OS Grid Reference: SO4764699210
OS Grid Coordinates: 347646, 299210
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5882, -2.7742

Location: A49, Leebotwood, Shropshire SY6 6NG

Locality: Leebotwood
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY6 6NG

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Listing Text

SO 49 NE LEEBOTWOOD C.P. A49 (north-west side)

4/54 Cottage approx. 20 metres
- to south-west of Brook House

- II

Cottage, now fowl house. Early C17, refronted in mid-C19. Rendered
timber frame, left-hand end wall of coursed sandstone rubble and front
wall rebuilt in red brick on rubble plinth; plain tile roof. 2 framed
bays; C19 refronting in a Tudor Gothic style. One storey and attic.
Dentil bull-nosed brick eaves cornice and 2 gabled semi dormers with
dentil bull-nosed brick verges; truncated brick end stack to left.
2-window front; 2-light mid-CI9 wooden-framed lozenge-pattern metal
casements with bull-nosed brick cills and returned engineering-brick
hoodmoulds (casements removed from right-hand windows); central
4-panelled door (top 2 panels glazed) with returned engineering-brick
hoodmould. Mid-C19 brick lean-to to-left with corrugated iron roof.
Interior: substantial surviving timber frame; central truss with large
cambered tie-beam, collar and queen-struts (eaves raised by approx.
one foot in mid-C19); timber framed cross wall; left-hand ground-
floor room with chamfered spine beam, wide joists, and open fireplace
with chamfered C17 lintel and mid-C19 overmantel.

Listing NGR: SO4764699210

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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