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Brecon House, Milborne Port

Description: Brecon House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 261918

OS Grid Reference: ST6771918697
OS Grid Coordinates: 367719, 118697
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9668, -2.4611

Location: North Street, Milborne Port, Somerset DT9 5EW

Locality: Milborne Port
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 5EW

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Listing Text


12/181 No 160
(Brecon House)


Semi-detached house. C16 origins, modified C17 and C19. Part timber framed, part local stone coursed rubble, rendered
and colourwashed on front elevation: Bridgwater patent interlocking clay tile roof, gable overhangs; brick end chimney
stacks, one with stone base. 2 storeys, 3 bays, leaded casement windows, above 3-light casements with iron framed
opening lights; below a 1+3+1 light angled bay window on stone base with lead flat roof to bay 1, and to bay 3 a
2-light window inserted into an older stone stepped chamfer surround under a square label: five panel door with glazed
toplight set in recess to bay 2. Small single-storey extension with gabled plain clay tile roof and later casement
against South gable. Interior: fragments of two fireplaces, that in the North room with cambered arched timber lintol
and stone sides, moulded hollow and ogee; a fragment of early framed ceiling, with reverse ogee moulded beams,
fragments of stone and timber cambered arched doorways; in the East (front) wall remains of a timber frame; roof of
post and truss structure, but with one tenon-jointed cruck, the first two bays from the South windbraced and smoke
blackened. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1983).

Listing NGR: ST6771918701

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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