- 23 Aug 2000
- Brook House, Lindridge, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
LINDRIDGE CP FRITH COMMON SO 66 NE
5/126 Brook House
Farmhouse, now house. C17 with mid-C19 and mid-C20 alterations. Timber- framed with painted brick and rendered infill, brick replacement walling and plain tiled roof. Four framed bays aligned east/west; external rendered chimney with detached brick stack at west gable end. Single storey and attic with dormers. Framing: three panels from sill to wall-plate (only upper row of panels survives to front elevation); collar and tie-beam trusses with struts and with V-strut in apex at east gable end. South front elevation: ground floor has a 2-light C19 casement with plank weathering, a cross-casement and a 2-light C20 casement; two gabled dormers, one with a 2-light casement and one with a 2-light casement and a square light; half- glazed door in west bay with plank weathering continuing above the 2-light C20 casement to left; also stable door in third bay from west end. Interior: framing is mainly intact. Winder staircase in second bay from west end.
A C19 single-storey wing adjoins the west gable end; brick with Welsh slate roof; it was originally a kitchen with bread oven and boiler but was altered in C20 to form entrance hall with half-glazed entrance door to main south elevation.
Listing NGR: SO6918569529
© R Derek Wilbraham. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Wilbraham, R Derek
Rights Holder: Wilbraham, R Derek
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