Description: Northbrook Farmhouse
Date Listed: 6 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 269253
OS Grid Reference: ST4312338996
OS Grid Coordinates: 343123, 138996
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1474, -2.8145
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ST43NW SHAPWICK CP NORTHBROOK ROAD (East side)
2/25 Northbrook Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C18; ante 1787; (dated watercolour of the property by D. Nattes of South Moulton hangs in Shapwick Village
Hall); for J. E. Templar Esq., of Shapwick House (q.v); late C19 alterations. Coursed and squared rubble, emphasised
garden frontage finished in Flemish bond red brick, freestone quoins, freestone dressings, hipped triple Roman tile
roof, brick stacks and a rubble stack with an ashlar cap. Symmetrical frontage. Two storeys and attic, 1:2:1 bays,
those to centre stepped forward under a pedimented gable, moulded dressed stone coping, poppy finial; moulded eaves
band to each side, continuing across the face of the pediment, blocked circular window in a moulded surround to centre;
4-pane sash windows in moulded architraves. Central door opening in a similar surround, triangular pediment, C20 door.
Large freestone tablet to centre of first floor, text decayed. Lean-to to right of coursed and squared rubble.
Listing NGR: ST4312338996
Source: English Heritage
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