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Latitude: 52.1727 / 52°10'21"N
Longitude: -0.023 / 0°1'22"W
OS Eastings: 535294
OS Northings: 254558
OS Grid: TL352545
Mapcode National: GBR K65.M0Z
Mapcode Global: VHGMR.KN68
Entry Name: Brook Cottage
Listing Date: 18 November 2002
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1061363
English Heritage Legacy ID: 489590
Location: Great Eversden, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB23
District: South Cambridgeshire
Civil Parish: Great Eversden
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Kingston All Saints and St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Ely
536/0/10009 KINGSTON ROAD
Cottage. Mid/late C18 with later alterations. Plastered and colourwashed timber-frame with thatched roof and brick projecting left end stack. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys. 2-window range of 2-light horizontal sliding sash windows on both floors with central plank door. On right end a casement over a lean-to with pantile roof and door and tiny window to front. C20 flat-roofed extension on left-end with tiny window above either side the stack. To rear C20 pantile roofed extension.
INTERIOR. Simple chamfered bridging beams, open fireplace with bressumer and hood. C20 stairs. Back wall removed to wall-plate level, but a single doorway only to end extensions. Probably original roof with rafters rising to ridge piece.
An unusual survival of a small 2-unit cottage, said locally to have been the home of the brook-keeper.
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