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Brook House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hopesay, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4457 / 52°26'44"N

Longitude: -2.8943 / 2°53'39"W

OS Eastings: 339311

OS Northings: 283461

OS Grid: SO393834

Mapcode National: GBR BB.M43F

Mapcode Global: VH765.SS7G

Entry Name: Brook House

Listing Date: 28 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054963

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257669

Location: Hopesay, Shropshire, SY7

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Hopesay

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Hopesay

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

HOPESAY C.P. RED LANE (south side)
SO 38 SE
4/162
- Brook House
- II

Farmhouse, now house. Probably mid-C18 with later additions and altera-
tions. Painted uncoursed limestone rubble with stone angle quoins;
plain tile roof has integral end stacks with painted brick shafts. 2
storeys and gable-lit attic with semi-cellar to left; moulded eaves
cornice. 3-window front; early C19 leaded casements in segmental-headed
stone surrounds. Central entrance; flat-roofed porch has fixed-light
window to front and doorway to right. C20 glazed inner door. Interior:
right ground-floor room has chamfered spine beam and large stone fireplace
with pilastered surround. Single-purlin roof in 3 bays with wide central
bay and 2 upper cruck trusses resting on tie beams. These are probably
contemporary with the construction of the house rather than reused from
an earlier building. Alcock (1981), p. 145.


Listing NGR: SO3931183461

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