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Brook Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Corfe, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9658 / 50°57'56"N

Longitude: -3.0933 / 3°5'36"W

OS Eastings: 323318

OS Northings: 119054

OS Grid: ST233190

Mapcode National: GBR M1.MJ4R

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DK.JNV

Entry Name: Brook Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 February 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060344

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270964

Location: Corfe, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA3

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Corfe

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

12/21 Brook Farmhouse
Farmhouse, C16, enlarged C17, restored 1984. Random rubble lias and sandstone, quoins
to upper half of right hand block, rendered south-west gable end, thatched roof with
higher roof to right, brick stacks gable ends and left gable end of right block. Plan:
not clear without internal inspection. One and a half storeys facing north-west,
3:2 bays;left block with 2 large raking buttresses reaching to eaves, windows rising
from eaves, ovolo moulded mullioned windows flanking unusual 2-light leaded casement
with shouldered architrave, right tiny wooden 2-light steeply chamfered millioned
window with 3-light ovolo moulded casement to right, 2-light opening beside. Ground
floor right two 2-light steeply chamfered mullioned casements, 4-light ovolo moulded
beyond, right hand block entrance with rusticated surround, thatched hooded porch,
C19 many panelled door, 2 later windows beyond; rear elevation 3 ovolo moulded
mullioned windows, otherwise C20 fenestration. Interior not seen. An unusual survival
of a large number of C17 mullioned windows.

Listing NGR: ST2331819054

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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