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Description: Brook House
Date Listed: 25 April 1988
Date Delisted: 03 November 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 260753
OS Grid Reference: SJ4356229451
OS Grid Coordinates: 343562, 329451
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8596, -2.8397
The following building shall be deleted:-
12/53 CIVIL PARISE OF COCKSHUTT
COCKSHUTT C.P. CROSEMERE
SJ 42 NW
12/53 Brook House
Farmhouse, now house. Probably C17 with later additions and alterations.
Rendered timber frame and planted timber frame and red brick encasing
and replacing timber frame; slate roof. L-plan with 2-bay gabled cross-
wing and hall range apparently of 1½ framed bays to left. One storey
and gable-lit attic to hall range, 2 storeys and gable-lit attic to cross-
wing. Framing: all planted to front gable of cross-wing, except for
collar. Collar and tie beam truss to gable end of hall range and some
timber frame visible beneath render to rear of cross-wing, which has
long straight tension brace to right corner. Front gable of cross-
wing has late C20 three-light fixed-light windows to ground and first
floors and single-light window to attic. Late C20 two-storey planted
timber frame porch to left over contemporary plank door. C19 four-
paned sash with painted stone lintel to hall range. Internal end stack
to hall range and integral lateral stack to right of cross-wing. C19
lean-to to rear of hall range. Interior. Only partial inspection
possible at time of resurvey (January 1987). Front room of cross-wing
has close studding exposed to right wall and moulded spine beam with
flat heavy joists. Inglenook fireplace, opened out and altered late
C20,retains chamfered wooden lintel. C20 flat-roofed addition attached
to rear of C19 lean-to is not of special architectural interest.
Listing NGR: SJ4356229451
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Source: English Heritage
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