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Old Brook House

A Grade II Listed Building in Chapel-en-le-Frith, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.3028 / 53°18'9"N

Longitude: -1.9368 / 1°56'12"W

OS Eastings: 404308

OS Northings: 378424

OS Grid: SK043784

Mapcode National: GBR GZX7.HR

Mapcode Global: WHBBL.67ZW

Plus Code: 9C5W8337+47

Entry Name: Old Brook House

Listing Date: 23 May 1994

Last Amended: 28 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263667

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352021

Location: Chapel-en-le-Frith, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK23

County: Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Chapel-en-le-Frith

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Chapel-en-le-Frith St Thomas a Becket

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be added:

(north side)

178- /5/10002 Old Brook House


Farmhouse. C18, incorporating elements of a C17 dwelling, with later C19 alterations.
Coursed squared rubble gritstone with ashlar dressings, quoins,stone gable and ridge stacks
and a stone slated roof. Double pile plan. Garden front, symmetrical,2 storeys and attics, 3
windows, with central doorway defined by massive ashlar surround. 4 panel door with upper
4 panels glazed and above,a small margin glazed sash window. Flanking the window are
glazing bar sash windows, 8 over 8 panes, the sashes without horns. Rear elevation with
off-centre doorway set within former C17 window reveal, beneath shallow C20 timber
hood, and with planked and studded door. To the right,a 2-light horizontally-sliding sash
window, each light of 6 panes, set within former C18 doorway with massive ashlar
jambs,bonding blocks and lintel. To the left,tall stair window,3 lights high, with margin
glazing in coloured glass,and set within a flush,unmoulded surround of possibly earlier date.
Further left,a low shallow 4-light mullioned window,the chamfer mullions and splayed reveal
of C17 or earlier date,the lintel a later replacement. Above, a first floor glazing bar sash, 8
over 8 panes, and without horns. Interior; largely undisturbed C18 plan, with central passage
access to rear stair and service rooms,including kitchen with C19 grate and earlier hearth
spit,and vaulted cellar. There are C19 panelled doors,architraves and skirtings, and the dining
room retains a surround of birds eye 'marble' from Ashford-in the Water,a rare decorative

Listing NGR: SK0430878424

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

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