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Brook Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Somerford, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.547 / 51°32'49"N

Longitude: -2.0506 / 2°3'2"W

OS Eastings: 396589

OS Northings: 183126

OS Grid: ST965831

Mapcode National: GBR 2RF.Y3L

Mapcode Global: VHB3G.DCTX

Entry Name: Brook Farmhouse

Listing Date: 12 December 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200338

English Heritage Legacy ID: 316344

Location: Great Somerford, Wiltshire, SN15

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Great Somerford

Built-Up Area: Great Somerford

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Great Somerford

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

GREAT SOMERFORD TOP STREET
ST 98 SE
3/218 Brook Farmhouse
12.12.51
GV II
Farmhouse, C17 refronted 1803, roughcast with ashlar dressings and
stone slate hipped roof. End stacks. Two storeys and attic, 5-
window range alternately of paired and single 12-pane sashes in
flush ashlar surrounds. Half-glazed door in fourth bay with
traceried fanlight in Roman Doric columned open-pedimented surround
Plinth, band, rusticated quoins, moulded cornice and parapet. Two
hipped dormers. Rear has two dormers, wall-face stack to centre
and hipped rear wing each side with dormers. South east wing has
roughcast side walls. Ends of main range have rainwater heads
dated TPW 1803. Said to have been a C17 house bought by John Pyke
in mid C18 and refronted for Thomas Pyke, died 1815.
(P. Hobbs, Somerford Magna, 1982 33 and 41)


Listing NGR: ST9658983126

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