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Northbrook Farmhouse, Shapwick

Description: Northbrook Farmhouse

Grade: II
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

Location: Northbrook Road, Shapwick, Somerset TA7 9NS

Locality: Shapwick
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA7 9NS

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Listing Text


2/25 Northbrook Farmhouse


- II

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

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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