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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

SO 38 SE; 4/162

HOPESAY C.P.,
RED LANE (south side),
Brook House

II

Farmhouse, now house. Probably mid-C18 with later additions and
alterations. Painted uncoursed limestone rubble with stone angle quoins;
plain tile roof has integral end stacks with painted brick shafts. Two
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 three bays with wide central
bay and two 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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