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Brooke House

A Grade II Listed Building in Neston, Cheshire West and Chester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2996 / 53°17'58"N

Longitude: -3.0865 / 3°5'11"W

OS Eastings: 327684

OS Northings: 378617

OS Grid: SJ276786

Mapcode National: GBR 6ZW8.KX

Mapcode Global: WH76M.KBFB

Entry Name: Brooke House

Listing Date: 29 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387784

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475776

Location: Neston, Cheshire West and Chester, CH64

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Neston

Built-Up Area: Neston

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Neston St Mary and St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


NESTON

SJ2778 THE PARADE, Parkgate Village
794-1/4/100 (East side)
Brooke House

GV II

House. 1904. By W Aubrey Thomas for himself. Roughcast on
brick with stone dressings; sprocketed slate roofs with red
tile cresting and rendered coped stacks.
EXTERIOR. Entrance front (south) single storey and attic, 3
bays, the left bay cross-gabled with a full-height weathered
external stack. Central round-arched porch with recessed
6-panel bolection moulded door and rectangular overlight in a
moulded stone doorcase. In left side of porch, return arch has
a plain stone shield over the arch crown. To right of porch
are two 4/4-pane recessed sashes with cambered heads. Upper
floor windows are similar in flat-roofed half dormers.
Garden front (west) 2 storeys, 3 bays. In the centre are two
4/4 recessed sashes on both floors: to left, four similar
windows in 2-storey square bay; to right, five similar windows
in full-height semicircular bay.
Right return (east) 4-panel service door with single-storey
canted bay window to left and 4-light mullioned and transomed
window.
INTERIOR: hardwood 4-panel doors. Plaster dentil cornice in
the east room and festoon and egg and dart cornice in the
south-east room. Coved cornice and interlaced circle ceiling
decoration in west room. Egg and dart cornice and floral
ceiling decoration in the north-west room.
HISTORY: W Aubrey Thomas was the Architect of the Liver
Building, Liverpool.

Listing NGR: SJ2768478617

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