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Brook House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cotherstone, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5701 / 54°34'12"N

Longitude: -1.9816 / 1°58'53"W

OS Eastings: 401284

OS Northings: 519431

OS Grid: NZ012194

Mapcode National: GBR GHLL.SJ

Mapcode Global: WHB4C.JDLB

Entry Name: Brook House

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159951

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111211

Location: Cotherstone, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Cotherstone

Built-Up Area: Cotherstone

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 0119
(West side,off)
30/48 Brook House
House. Mid C18 with late C19 alterations. Squared rubble right section, dressed
stone left section, rendered returns and rear. Stone-flagged roof and stone
chimney stacks.

2 storeys, 3 bays and left bay, formerly a stable, raised in late C19. Low
plinth; flush quoins at ends and junction. Central partly-glazed 6-panel door
in projecting, chamfered doorway. Blank bay above door. Flanking replaced
4-pane sashes in projecting tooled surrounds. Left section has identical sashes
with projecting sills and flush lintels. Roof with coped gables and shaped
kneelers. End stacks and ridge stack, above junction, with top bands and water
tables. Continuous rear outshut.

Interior. Dining-room fireplace with large lintel on corbelled jambs. Late
C18 cast-iron grate with bowed centre and panelled, ornamented sides in right
bedroom. Similar grate with cruder detail in central bedroom.

This building should not be confused with Brook Lea House at north end of East

Listing NGR: NZ0135219530

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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