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Brecon House

A Grade II Listed Building in Milborne Port, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9668 / 50°58'0"N

Longitude: -2.4611 / 2°27'39"W

OS Eastings: 367719

OS Northings: 118698

OS Grid: ST677186

Mapcode National: GBR MX.MG8S

Mapcode Global: FRA 56QK.C0P

Entry Name: Brecon House

Listing Date: 15 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056298

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261918

Location: Milborne Port, South Somerset, Somerset, DT9

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Milborne Port

Built-Up Area: Milborne Port

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


12/181 No 160
(Brecon House)


Semi-detached house. C16 origins, modified C17 and C19. Part timber framed, part local stone coursed rubble, rendered
and colourwashed on front elevation: Bridgwater patent interlocking clay tile roof, gable overhangs; brick end chimney
stacks, one with stone base. 2 storeys, 3 bays, leaded casement windows, above 3-light casements with iron framed
opening lights; below a 1+3+1 light angled bay window on stone base with lead flat roof to bay 1, and to bay 3 a
2-light window inserted into an older stone stepped chamfer surround under a square label: five panel door with glazed
toplight set in recess to bay 2. Small single-storey extension with gabled plain clay tile roof and later casement
against South gable. Interior: fragments of two fireplaces, that in the North room with cambered arched timber lintol
and stone sides, moulded hollow and ogee; a fragment of early framed ceiling, with reverse ogee moulded beams,
fragments of stone and timber cambered arched doorways; in the East (front) wall remains of a timber frame; roof of
post and truss structure, but with one tenon-jointed cruck, the first two bays from the South windbraced and smoke
blackened. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1983).

Listing NGR: ST6771918701

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