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Description: Brook Hall
Date Listed: 22 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279629
OS Grid Reference: TM1476258092
OS Grid Coordinates: 614762, 258092
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1793, 1.1398
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CROWFIELD CHURCH ROAD
TM 15 NW
3/10 Brook Hall
Former farmhouse; late C16 with early C17 and C19 alterations. 2 storeys.
Originally of 2-cell end-chimney plan with cross-entry, extended in C17.
Timber-framed and rough-cast. Plaintiled roof with axial chimney of red
brick; a C19 external chimney to left. Small-pane casements, C19 at 1st
storey and late C20 at ground storey. Small-paned glazed C20 entrance door.
In the hall is an exposed late C16 1st floor structure with bar-stop chamfers;
a blocked rear cross-entry doorway has evidence for an arched head. Wind-
braced clasped-purlin roof; a diamond mullioned window beside the chimney at
attic level gives evidence for original 2-cell form. Altered C17 lintelled
back-to-back open fireplaces. An early C17 addition to right was of l½
storeys, with wind-braced butt-purlin roof; it was heightened and reroofed in
Listing NGR: TM1476258092
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Source: English Heritage
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