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Brooklyn House, Market Drayton

Description: Brooklyn House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 260398

OS Grid Reference: SJ6789234346
OS Grid Coordinates: 367892, 334346
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9056, -2.4788

Location: Great Hales Street, Market Drayton, Shropshire TF9 1JB

Locality: Market Drayton
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF9 1JB

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Listing Text

(south-east side)

13/93 Brooklyn House (formerly
7.5.52 listed as No 70 Stafford

House, now also doctor's surgery. Mid-to late C18. Red brick (right-
hand gable end rendered) with 2-span plain tile roof. Double-depth
plan. 2 storeys and gable-lit attic. Plat band and dentil brick
eaves cornice. Pair of brick ridge stacks, off-centre to left and
right and rear range with brick end stacks (that to left external).
4 + 1 bays; glazing bar sashes with painted stone cills and rusticated
painted stone lintels with raised keystone. First-floor sashes and
2 ground-floor sashes with exposed boxes and 2 ground-floor sashes
flanking doorway cut down, probably in early C19. Left-hand ground-
floor sash painted in imitation. Doorway in second bay from left with
pair of 3-panelled doors, fanlight with intersecting Gothick tracery
and wooden doorcase consisting of reveals with chamfered rustications,
moulded impost band, moulded architrave and pair of plain flanking
pilasters with shaped brackets above supporting open triangular pediment.
Fire insurance plate between second and third first-floor windows
from left (No. 70014). Remains of former railed enclosures in front
of house (see stone plinth), now only 2 short segments flanking doorway
survive with plain railings and standards with urn finials. Left-hand gable
end: 2 plat bands. One bay. Ground-and first-floor 4-pane sashes and
attic oculus. Right-hand gable end with first-floor and attic glazing
bar sashes and ground-floor half-glazed door with inserted window to right.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ6789234346

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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