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Brook's Edge

A Grade II Listed Building in Cosby, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.5479 / 52°32'52"N

Longitude: -1.1931 / 1°11'35"W

OS Eastings: 454812

OS Northings: 294753

OS Grid: SP548947

Mapcode National: GBR 8NJ.C4P

Mapcode Global: VHCT0.87L4

Plus Code: 9C4WGRX4+5Q

Entry Name: Brook's Edge

Listing Date: 7 October 1957

Last Amended: 27 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074687

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189001

Location: Cosby, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE9

County: Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Cosby

Built-Up Area: Cosby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Cosby St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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SP 59 SW (east side)

4/11 No.62, Brook's Edge
(formerly listed as
7.10.57 No . 58)


House and adjoining service wing. Mid C18 and c.1800 with mid
C19 alterations and additions. Brick, partly roughcast and
whitewashed, with slate roofs. Front has rendered plinth and
wood modillioned eaves. 2 gable stacks, that to north external.
2 and 3 storeys, 5 bays. West elevation has to right a
symmetrical 3 bay front with a central reeded doorcase with
pediment and fanlight and a C19 door with the top panels glazed.
On either side, a 3 light C19 casement. Above the door, a 2
light casement flanked by single 3 light casements. All these
have moulded sills and lintels with incised crosses. Above
again, a central 2 light casement flanked by single 3 light
casements. To the left, 2 bay C18 service wing, raised C19, with
brick plinth, first floor band and 2 gable stacks. Central 3
light casement with rubbed brick head, flanked to left by a C20
door and to right by a C20 casement. Above, a blocked central
window and to right, a C19 casement. Rear elevation has to left
a moulded doorcase with a 6 panel C19 door, the top 4 panels
glazed. To the right, the service wing has a central blocked
doorway flanked by single 3 light C19 casements and beyond, to
left, by a C20 casement, all with segmental heads. Above, 2 C19
sashes flanked to left by a single 3 light sliding sash and to
right by 2 similar sliding sashes. Main south gable has a first
floor band and a 3 light C19 casement to left. Above, and above
again, to right, a C19 margin light window. Interior has a 4
flight oak dogleg stair, early C19, with turned balusters and
moulded handrail. Stop chamfered span beam. 2 matching
elliptical headed fitted cupboards, one of them with doors.

Listing NGR: SP5481294753

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