History in Structure

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

Home Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sodbury, South Gloucestershire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 51.528 / 51°31'40"N

Longitude: -2.3533 / 2°21'11"W

OS Eastings: 375586

OS Northings: 181073

OS Grid: ST755810

Mapcode National: GBR 0NR.5V1

Mapcode Global: VH95V.5V8G

Entry Name: Home Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 September 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1320892

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34059

Location: Sodbury, South Gloucestershire, BS37

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Sodbury

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Old Sodbury St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

Find accommodation in
Chipping Sodbury

Listing Text

2/12 (south side)

Home Farmhouse


Early-mid C17. Main elevation faces west. Rendered with freestone dressings and
quoins. Cotswold stone slate roof with coped verges. Paired diagonal stacks. Two
storeys and attics. Three bays: outer Cotswold gables with ball finials; central
advanced 2-storey tower porch. Leaded casement windows with reserved chamfered
mullions: 3-lights in attics;

4-lights on ground and first floor with king mullions, under dripmoulds with returns;
all under large relieving arches. Porch has 2-light, mullioned, casement window;
ovolo moulded square headed door-frame, plank door with strap hinges.

North elevation: 2 gables; remains of lead downpipe with repousse masks and cherubs;
depressed arch headed door under flat stone hood on brackets.

Interior: Substantially intact. Tie-beam and collar trusses.

Central pasage with hall to left, parlour to right, kitchen to north-east wing and
former dairy to south-east wing. Large stair turret between rear wings - with newel

A good example of the period consistent in all its details particularly moulded Tudor
arch fireplaces, moulded door surrounds, the use of ogee and unusual hollow-convex
mouldings and decorative iron catches on the attic windows.

See also: L. Hall report in N.M.R.

Listing NGR: ST7558681073

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

Selected Sources

Source 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.

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.