|Date Listed||Wed 19th May, 1976|
|Category||Statutory Listed Building|
|Address||No. 3 Brook Street Syston LE7 1GD|
|Volume, Map, Item||285, 9, 104|
|Description||Cottage, dated 1686. Flemish bond brickwork with blue headers. Welsh slate roof a C19 heightening. Cobble plinth in gable wall. Two storeyed, two unit plan. Doorway slightly off centre, in renewed case, and outer renewed 3 light horizontally sliding sash windows on each floor. Original lower right hand window head visible; of less width, a straight vertical brick head. The original left hand lower window head is also evident, and the right hand limit of its window survives as a straight joint. Elaborately moulded brick string course, with dentils. Dated on a stone with initials N over I.I. This is the earliest dated brick cottage in the County. Gable end stacks.|
The description above describes the salient features of the building as it was at the date of listing. It is given in order to aid identification; it is not intended to be either comprehensive or exclusive.
Statutory Listing covers all parts of the property and its curtilage, ie all internal and external elements whether described or not.