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Brook House

A Grade II Listed Building in Avening, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.6806 / 51°40'50"N

Longitude: -2.1668 / 2°10'0"W

OS Eastings: 388564

OS Northings: 197994

OS Grid: ST885979

Mapcode National: GBR 1ND.R01

Mapcode Global: VH95C.D0CZ

Entry Name: Brook House

Listing Date: 21 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1088823

English Heritage Legacy ID: 128294

Location: Avening, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL8

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Avening

Built-Up Area: Avening

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Avening Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

(north side)
Brook House


Detached house. Early C18 with later wing to west forming L
shape. Rubble stone, mostly coursed, Cotswold stone slate roof
with 6 scattered stone stacks. 2 storeys and attic with change of
level in west wing. Entrance front has large gable to right
extending across half width. 4 windows, 12-pane sashes with
furthest right blocked. Small gable window of 9 panes. Pedimented
doorcase to far left with Doric pilasters on bases and leaded half
glazed 4-panel door. To rear of this facade, garden front
symmetrical with 5 windows, plate glass sashes made to look like
12-pane with large stone lintels, and central pedimented doorcase
wth dentil decoration and Doric pilasters on bases. C20 glazed
doors to this opening and to that adjoining on right which was
formerly a window. Small domestic wing in north east corner at
side of Avening Brook. West wing former domestic quarters on
ground floor at rear. South facing elevation has four 12-pane
sashes to right and 3 small 2-light stone mullions to left, latter
divided by projecting stone stack far left and doorway nearest
centre with similar door to main entrance under simple wooden
lintel. 2 small gabled dormers with decorative bargeboards.

Listing NGR: ST8856497994

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