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Northbrook Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Shapwick, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1474 / 51°8'50"N

Longitude: -2.8145 / 2°48'52"W

OS Eastings: 343123

OS Northings: 138996

OS Grid: ST431389

Mapcode National: GBR MF.7W7P

Mapcode Global: VH7DM.5FF8

Entry Name: Northbrook Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190498

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269253

Location: Shapwick, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA7

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Shapwick

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Polden Wheel

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


2/25 Northbrook Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse. C18; ante 1787; (dated watercolour of the property by D. Nattes of South Moulton hangs in Shapwick Village
Hall); for J. E. Templar Esq., of Shapwick House (q.v); late C19 alterations. Coursed and squared rubble, emphasised
garden frontage finished in Flemish bond red brick, freestone quoins, freestone dressings, hipped triple Roman tile
roof, brick stacks and a rubble stack with an ashlar cap. Symmetrical frontage. Two storeys and attic, 1:2:1 bays,
those to centre stepped forward under a pedimented gable, moulded dressed stone coping, poppy finial; moulded eaves
band to each side, continuing across the face of the pediment, blocked circular window in a moulded surround to centre;
4-pane sash windows in moulded architraves. Central door opening in a similar surround, triangular pediment, C20 door.
Large freestone tablet to centre of first floor, text decayed. Lean-to to right of coursed and squared rubble.

Listing NGR: ST4312338996

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

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