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Brook Farmhouse, Corfe

Description: Brook Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 270964

OS Grid Reference: ST2331819054
OS Grid Coordinates: 323318, 119054
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9658, -3.0933

Location: B3170, Corfe, Somerset TA3 7BU

Locality: Corfe
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA3 7BU

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Listing Text

12/21 Brook Farmhouse
Farmhouse, C16, enlarged C17, restored 1984. Random rubble lias and sandstone, quoins
to upper half of right hand block, rendered south-west gable end, thatched roof with
higher roof to right, brick stacks gable ends and left gable end of right block. Plan:
not clear without internal inspection. One and a half storeys facing north-west,
3:2 bays;left block with 2 large raking buttresses reaching to eaves, windows rising
from eaves, ovolo moulded mullioned windows flanking unusual 2-light leaded casement
with shouldered architrave, right tiny wooden 2-light steeply chamfered millioned
window with 3-light ovolo moulded casement to right, 2-light opening beside. Ground
floor right two 2-light steeply chamfered mullioned casements, 4-light ovolo moulded
beyond, right hand block entrance with rusticated surround, thatched hooded porch,
C19 many panelled door, 2 later windows beyond; rear elevation 3 ovolo moulded
mullioned windows, otherwise C20 fenestration. Interior not seen. An unusual survival
of a large number of C17 mullioned windows.

Listing NGR: ST2331819054

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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