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Brook House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Colwall, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0774 / 52°4'38"N

Longitude: -2.3632 / 2°21'47"W

OS Eastings: 375206

OS Northings: 242172

OS Grid: SO752421

Mapcode National: GBR 0FZ.PCS

Mapcode Global: VH93B.011T

Entry Name: Brook House

Listing Date: 18 November 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082126

English Heritage Legacy ID: 151489

Location: Colwall, County of Herefordshire, WR13

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Colwall

Built-Up Area: Great Malvern

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Colwall and Upper Colwall

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 74 SE COLWALL CP WALWYN ROAD
(south side)

4/90 Brook House

18.11.52

GV II*


Farmhouse, now house. C17, extended c1910 by Sir E Guy Dawber. Timber-
frame, regular square infill panels, continuous tiled roofs, 4 chimneys with
brick shafts. "L" plan extended into "H" plan. 2 storeys, 1:2:1 windows,
2 gabled cross-wings; weatherings to horizontal framing members of south
west and north east gables; regularly placed c1910 casements. C17 entrance
to north west end. Interior: heavy ceiling beams to C17 ground floor
rooms; Late C17 dog-leg staircase with decorative plank balusters which
is probably by the same hand as almost identical examples at the Elms
School, Colwall (not included) and Bush Farmhouse, Coddington (qv).
The gardens, which are internationally famous, provide with a stream and
small weir a beautiful setting for the house.


Listing NGR: SO7520642172

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