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High Leaze Farmhouse, Brympton

Description: High Leaze Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 263487

OS Grid Reference: ST5186516036
OS Grid Coordinates: 351865, 116036
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9417, -2.6865

Location: Brympton Avenue, Brympton, Somerset BA22 8TE

Locality: Brympton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 8TE

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Listing Text

3/32 High Leaze Farmhouse
Detached farmhouse. C17, extended C18 and C19. Ham stone cut and squared, with some coursed rubble, ashlar dressings;
thatched roof between coped gables; stone chimney stacks with moulded caps. L-plan; 2 storeys with attics, 3 bays.
Hollow chamfer mullioned windows in chamfered recesses with labels, 3-light above and to lower bay 1, 4-light to lower
bay 3; to lower bay 2 a 2-light window with plain doorway alongside set in timber trellis and hipped plain clay tiled
roofed porch: single storey extension with hipped thatched roof to west gable which also has projecting chimney stack
with offsets. East gable has an angled bay window of 1+3+1 lights under hipped stone slate roof, and above a 2-light
mullioned window without label; in attic a blocked oculus window. Extension to rear of 2 bays, with 3-light mullioned
window upper bay 1 and 4-light lower bay 2, 2-light casement upper bay 2; to lower bay 1 a cambered arched doorway now
blocked and window inserted - further mostly single storey thatched extension to nort. Interior not seen, but reported
is a likely 3-room cross passage plan; chamfered beams, two fireplaces with timber bressumers and one cambered-arched
surround; stone staircase from north wing kitchen; tie beam and collar roof truss. (SSAVBRG Report, Unpublished SR0,
March 1982).

Listing NGR: ST5186516036

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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