Description: Cottage Approximately 20 Metres to South West of Brook House
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
SO 49 NE LEEBOTWOOD C.P. A49 (north-west side)
4/54 Cottage approx. 20 metres
- to south-west of Brook House
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
Source: English Heritage
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