History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Bromes House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Isle Abbotts, Somerset

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 50.9829 / 50°58'58"N

Longitude: -2.9251 / 2°55'30"W

OS Eastings: 335156

OS Northings: 120793

OS Grid: ST351207

Mapcode National: GBR M8.LBS2

Mapcode Global: FRA 46RJ.47Z

Entry Name: Bromes House

Listing Date: 17 April 1959

Last Amended: 23 June 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249589

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431769

Location: Isle Abbotts, South Somerset, Somerset, TA3

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Isle Abbotts

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Isle Abbotts

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

Find accommodation in
Curry Mallet

Listing Text


4/18 Bromes House
(previously listed as Brooms


- II*

Farmhouse, now house. Medieval origin, datestone to porch of 1627 marking restoration and alteration, some minor C19
and C20 work. Coursed rubble, some roughcast and colourwashed, thatched roof, brick stacks. Two storeys, garden front
of 1:1:1:2 bays, predominantly 3-light wood and stone mullioned windows; left bay in projecting wing with a coped
verge, projecting gabled porch to centre with coping and finial, 3-light stone-mullioned window to first floor.
Four-centred arch door opening in a chamfered freestone surround, inner door in a moulded wooden architrave, studded
plank door, strap hinges. Interior with features of interest including ceiling beams, plank and muntin partition, and
good plaster frieze on first floor; fireplace in a stone surround, 4-centred arch head. Roof with remains of cruck
truss. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, December 1972).

Listing NGR: ST3515620792

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

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.