Description: Brook Farmhouse
Date Listed: 2 September 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 283777
OS Grid Reference: TL7892070804
OS Grid Coordinates: 578920, 270804
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3062, 0.6229
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TL 77 SE LACKFORD THE STREET
1/70 Brook Farmhouse
Farmhouse, early C16, greatly extended mid C17 and again in the early C19. 2
storeys and attics. Plain clay tiled roof. The south section added early C19,
forming double-pile plan; red brick, 3 bays of sash windows, central panelled
entrance door, 2 storeys, hipped slated roof. Later C19 red brick porch. The
C16 core has timber framing exposed internally; complex rib-mouldings to first
floor joists and rib-moulded beams. In the C17, a large axial chimney stack
and parlour added to east end, and cross-wing to west end. Roof to main range
has large principal rafters and joggled butt purlins. Various alterations at
the rear, C19, in red brick.
Listing NGR: TL7892070804
Source: English Heritage
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