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Brook Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Westbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6788 / 52°40'43"N

Longitude: -2.9571 / 2°57'25"W

OS Eastings: 335388

OS Northings: 309437

OS Grid: SJ353094

Mapcode National: GBR B8.46ND

Mapcode Global: WH8BQ.KX2R

Entry Name: Brook Cottage

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366908

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259032

Location: Westbury, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Westbury

Built-Up Area: Westbury (Shropshire)

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Westbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


18/125 Brook Cottage

- II

Cottage. Probably early C18. Painted coursed sandstone rubble
with slate roof. 2-room plan. 2 storeys. Large external stone
and stack to left with brick top stage and external brick end stack
to right. 2-window front; C19 two-light wooden casements; central
boarded door and C20 half-glazed gabled porch with door in right-hand
return front. One-storey lean-to addition to left with segmental-
headed 2-light casement to right and boarded door to left with gabled
hood. Interior not inspected but large open fireplace with chamfered
shallow triangular-headed lintel. A complete and well-preserved
example of a small C18 cottage. C. Ryan, The evolution of the peasant
house in Shropshire. Medieval - c.1850. The Parish of Westbury,
unpublished thesis (October 1979), Manchester University, p. 177.

Listing NGR: SJ3538809437

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