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Home Farmhouse and Farm Buildings Attached to North East Corner of Brympton House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Brympton, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9366 / 50°56'11"N

Longitude: -2.6844 / 2°41'3"W

OS Eastings: 352008

OS Northings: 115461

OS Grid: ST520154

Mapcode National: GBR ML.PCQJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 568M.N1N

Entry Name: Home Farmhouse and Farm Buildings Attached to North East Corner of Brympton House

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Last Amended: 27 October 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057267

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263464

Location: Brympton, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Brympton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

10/14 Home Farmhouse and farm
13/14 buildings, attached to north-east
corner of Brympton House formerly
listed as Brympton
(House) Farm Buildings)
Farmhouse. C18 and later, but possibly incorporating earlier fragments. Ham stone ashlar; stone slate roofs between
coped gables; stone chimney stacks. L-plan, Two storeys with attic. South elevation 8 bays. Continuous string between
floors; hollow-chamfered mullioned windows in chamfered recesses, mostly 2-light, but 4-light both levels bay 5 and
lower bay 8, 3-light to upper bay 8; labels to upper windows, all rectangular leaded panes; bay 3 in form of projecting
porch with flat arched doorway and attic window in gable; chamfered cambered-arched door between lower bays 6/7:
datestone of 1722 in gable of porch. Main section of east return of 3 bays, of which bay 1 is a gable end with 2+4+2
light square bay window to ground floor under hipped stone slate roof, 3-light window to first floor and 2-light to
attic, both with labels, and circular vent to roof space; bay 2 has 2-light window above and 4-light window below;
thereafter a secondary entrance and various farm buildings, starting as 2 storey and climbing up sloping ground, ending
in 2-storey granary with hipped stone slate roof, with doorways at both levels on east side. Interior not seen. Part of
the c1720s addition to Brympton House (q.v), and thus of considerable significance. (Country Life, 26th November, 1898,
30th November, 1907 and especially Hussey, C 7 and 14 May 1927; Clive F'onsonby- Fane, C %ryajton D'Evercy, Bryapton
Estates, l980).

Listing NGR: ST5200115443

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