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Brook House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wem Rural, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8469 / 52°50'48"N

Longitude: -2.7336 / 2°44'0"W

OS Eastings: 350689

OS Northings: 327961

OS Grid: SJ506279

Mapcode National: GBR 7J.SNJ0

Mapcode Global: WH8B1.ZPGW

Entry Name: Brook House

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1236847

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427950

Location: Wem Rural, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Wem Rural

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Wem St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Description

SJ 52 NW
11/164

WEM RURAL C.P.
TILLEY
Brook House

GV
II

Shown on 0.S. map as Brook Farmhouse.
Farmhouse, now house. Early C17 with eaves raised to front in late C18
or early C19 and later additions and alterations. Roughcast timber
frame; plain tile roof. 2 storeys; apparently of 4 framed bays. Framing:
collar and tie beam truss with double-purl in ends exposed to right gable
end and late C20 cement rendering in imitation of timber frame to left
gable end. Four C19 casements directly below eaves, with one casement
to left of left entrance to ground floor and 2 to left of right entrance.
Left entrance has C19 boarded door with bracketed gabled hood and right
a C20 glazed door. 2 late C19 red brick ridge stacks to centre. Single-
storey C19 stone lean-to to right gable end. Interior: not inspected
but likely to be of interest.

Listing NGR: SJ5068927961

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